Average Water Resources Engineer Salary

$68,578
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$56k
MEDIAN
$69k
90%
$98k

The average salary for a Water Resources Engineer is $68,578

Base Salary
$56k - $98k
Bonus
$958 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$501 - $7k
Total Pay
$56k - $101k
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What Do Water Resources Engineers Do?

Water Resources Engineer Tasks
  • Conduct hydrologic and/or hydraulic analyses to collect data and assess sites.
  • Write reports and correspondence, including tracking costs and schedules.
  • Design, amend and update plans and drawings according to collected data.
  • Facilitate project management and communication across team members.
  • Model, design and map proposed and current sites and projects.
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Job Satisfaction for Water Resources Engineer

4 out of 5
(140)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 140 responses, the job of Water Resources Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.98 out of 5. On average, Water Resources Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
62.9%
Female
36.5%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 447 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

94%

Dental

87%

Vision

76%

None

5%