Average Early-Career Water Resources Engineer Salary in Fort Collins, Colorado

$61,272
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$1,250
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The average salary for an Early-Career Water Resources Engineer in Fort Collins, Colorado is $61,272.
25%
$52k
MEDIAN
$61k
75%
$65k
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$52k - $65k
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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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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 $75,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Water Resources Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (7.7% more) and Denver, Colorado (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (5.3% less) and Tampa, Florida (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Mid Career
72.2%
Experienced
27.8%