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Environmental Engineer salary in United States

How much does an Environmental Engineer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a environmental engineer is $91,557 per year in the United States. 855 salaries reported, updated at August 10, 2022.

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Top companies for Environmental Engineers in United States

  1. Wallace, Montgomery & Associates
    11 reviews11 salaries reported
    $129,904per year
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Highest paying cities for Environmental Engineers in United States

  1. Hanover, MD
    $102,127 per year
    24 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $101,910 per year
    31 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $101,273 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. San Francisco, CA
    $90,316 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $89,907 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Salt Lake City, UT
    $79,689 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $73,269 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Boston, MA
    $71,997 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Trenton, NJ
    $60,704 per year
    10 salaries reported
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Where can an Environmental Engineer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Environmental Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 50 ratings

78% of Environmental Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Environmental Scientist

3,307 job openings

Average $61,776 per year

Environmental Compliance Specialist

5,043 job openings

Average $90,769 per year

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