Average Early-Career Water Resources Engineer with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Skills Salary in Denver, Colorado

$61,366
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,966
Bonus
$2,250
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The average salary for an Early-Career Water Resources Engineer with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills in Denver, Colorado is $61,366.
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$55k
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$61k
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$71k
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MEDIAN $61,366
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Salary
$55k - $71k
Bonus
$2k - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$56k - $74k

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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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Water Resources Engineer
Civil Engineer
Sales Engineer
Project Manager, Engineering
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Popular Skills for Water Resources Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Data Modeling, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Baltimore, Maryland earn an average of 12.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (7.5% more) and San Diego, California (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (23.4% less) and Tampa, Florida (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career
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