Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Solar Energy / Solar Power Engineer is $69,722
What Do Solar Energy / Solar Power Engineers Do?
Solar energy/solar power engineers are in growing demand. Industrialized nations are moving the way of green energy as they are trying to reduce negative impacts on the environment. Because of this, many more jobs for solar energy/solar power engineers are becoming available today.
Solar energy/solar power engineers are major players in the clean energy sector so their contributions are invaluable. In this position, the engineer can design everything from different solar energy apparatuses …Read more
- Perform site-specific audits to collect structural, electrical and related information for use in the design of residential, commercial, or industrial solar power systems.
- May utilize computer simulations of solar power generation performance or production to optimize efficiency.
- Create plans for solar energy system development, as well as monitoring and evaluation activities.
- Design photovoltaic (PV) or solar thermal systems, including system components.