$61,031
Avg. Salary
$22.38
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,514

Profit Sharing

$1,300

The average pay for a Water/Wastewater Engineer is $22.38 per hour.

The average pay for a Water/Wastewater Engineer is $61,031 per year.

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MEDIAN $61,031
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MEDIAN: $61,031
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$0$100K
Salary $48,720 - $80,345
Bonus $0.00 - $4,069
Profit Sharing $200 - $100,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,194 - $80,165
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 249
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $14.72 - $30.76
Overtime $20.87 - $44.71
Annual Data $0$100K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,069
Profit Sharing $200 - $100,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,194 - $80,165
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

Job Description for Water/Wastewater Engineer

A water/wastewater engineer is an environmental engineer or scientist who works to help ensure the safety of public (and even sometimes private) water systems. This engineer works in treatment plants to ensure that fresh water and used water are both treated properly and systematically. They also typically monitor local soil and groundwater to ensure these environmental factors reflect the monitoring and output recorded by water treatment facilities.

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Water/Wastewater Engineer Tasks

  • Design wastewater treatment, disposal, and distribution systems.
  • Write reports documenting all factors, stages, and risks.
  • Lead project management and reporting for team members, and set schedules and goals.
  • Model variables to identify risk factors, improvements, and other metrics.

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Key Stats for Water/Wastewater Engineer

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Water/Wastewater Engineer Salaries

▲16%

▲3%

National Average
$60,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Water/Wastewater Engineer Salaries



National Average
$60,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 9%