Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Environmental Engineer is $95,723
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Environmental Engineers?
An early career Senior Environmental Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $83,887 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Senior Environmental Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,243 based on 63 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Senior Environmental Engineers Do?
Senior environmental engineers lead a variety of environmental and/or engineering projects for their organization. They work with facilities to ensure that their environmental projects meet all requirements set by the government and their organization. These engineers must develop and communicate goal and expectations with their team, providing guidance, feedback, and discipline to subordinates as necessary. Additionally, they help guide their organization's interactions with state, local, and …Read more
- Monitor environmental sites, doing inspections and assessing risk to formulate data and reports.
- Research, suggest, develop, and establish economically feasible solutions for environmental site improvements.
- Counsel team members, maintain contact with vendors, and act as Project Manager for various projects.
- Formulate recommendations based on area development and potential pollution risks.