Average Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$54,606
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $54,606.
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$46k
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$55k
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$61k
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MEDIAN $54,606
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$46k - $61k
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$46k - $61k

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Job Description for Water Resources Engineer

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.

Career Paths

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Water Resources Engineer
Civil Engineer
Sales Engineer
Project Manager, Engineering
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Water Resources Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 9.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Fairfax, Virginia (8.0% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (11.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%