Average Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$48,623
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$2,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Water Resources Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $48,623.
25%
$46k
25%
$49k
50%
$59k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $48,623
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$46k - $59k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$48k - $58k

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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.

Career Paths

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Water Resources Engineer
Civil Engineer
Sales Engineer
Project Manager, Engineering
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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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 $55,955 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Water Resources Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,490 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 22.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Fairfax, Virginia (21.3% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (18.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
61.1%
Experienced
38.9%