Average Water Resources Engineer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$60,587
Avg. Salary
$1,505
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The average salary for a Water Resources Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $60,587.
10%
$51k
MEDIAN
$61k
90%
$79k
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$51k - $79k
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$51k - $79k

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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 and Data Modeling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Autodesk AutoCAD and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Pay by Experience Level for Water Resources Engineer

An entry-level Water Resources Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,226 based on 6 salaries. An early career Water Resources Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 14.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (10.8% more) and San Diego, California (8.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Entry Level
30.0%
Early Career
70.0%