Average Water Resources Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$66,091
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$4,000
Bonus
$3,500
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The average salary for a Water Resources Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Houston, Texas is $66,091.
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$50k
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$66k
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$80k
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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 Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Data Modeling and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $66,907 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Water Resources Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,736 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Water Resources Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 6.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (5.9% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Colorado Springs, Colorado (4.0% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.8% less) and Portland, Maine (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Mid Career
50.0%