Average Early-Career Water Resources Engineer with Data Modeling Skills Salary in Denver, Colorado

$62,003
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,948
Bonus
$509
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The average salary for an Early-Career Water Resources Engineer with Data Modeling skills in Denver, Colorado is $62,003.
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$55k
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$62k
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$81k
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$55k - $81k
Bonus
$375 - $4k
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$55k - $81k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Water Resources Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Pay by Experience Level for Water Resources Engineer

A mid-career Water Resources Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,542 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Water Resources Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,284 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Sacramento, California earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (5.2% more) and Portland, Oregon (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Colorado Springs, Colorado (15.3% less) and Tampa, Florida (8.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Mid Career
62.5%
Experienced
37.5%