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Water Resources Engineer salary in United States

How much does a Water Resources Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

$58,944
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a water resources engineer is $58,944 per year in the United States. 1k salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.

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Top companies for Water Resources Engineers in United States

  1. Valley Water
    4.0star
    43 reviews12 salaries reported
    $173,495per year
  2. $137,552per year
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Highest paying cities for Water Resources Engineers in United States

  1. Sacramento, CA
    $125,267 per year
    49 salaries reported
  2. Rancho Cordova, CA
    $123,483 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $110,987 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Salinas, CA
    $108,231 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Fort Worth, TX
    $105,372 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $98,403 per year
    17 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $96,629 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $87,474 per year
    12 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $75,428 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Water Resources 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 17 ratings

71% of Water Resources 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?

Civil Engineer

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Average $84,259 per year

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