Average Water Resources Engineer Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$68,466
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$1,017
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The average salary for a Water Resources Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $68,466.
10%
$51k
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$68k
90%
$76k
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$51k - $76k
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$52k - $78k

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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 Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Water Resources Engineer

An early career Water Resources Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,000 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Water Resources Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,549 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 0.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (12.2% less), Baltimore, Maryland (10.7% less) and Fort Collins, Colorado (8.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
64.3%
Mid Career
35.7%