Average Water Resources Engineer Salary in Colorado Springs, Colorado

$61,984
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$1,163
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The average salary for a Water Resources Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado is $61,984.
25%
$50k
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$62k
75%
$70k
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$50k - $70k
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$51k - $77k

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

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 $61,984 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Water Resources Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,500 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 11.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (8.3% more) and San Diego, California (6.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (3.0% less) and Baltimore, Maryland (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Early Career
61.5%
Mid Career
38.5%