Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Energy Engineer make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$89,758 / yrTotal Pay
$76,071 / yrBase Pay
$13,687 / yrAdditional Pay

$89,758

 / yr
$60K$137K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Energy Engineer is $89,758 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $76,071 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $13,687 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Energy Engineer

Some related job titles are Energy Consultant Salaries with median pay of $109,112, Energy Efficiency Engineer Salaries with median pay of $94,897, Energy Analyst Salaries with median pay of $78,992, Energy Modeling Engineer Salaries with median pay of $99,716.

Top Paying Companies

For an Energy Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Energy Engineer in United States. Employers include Graphet Inc, Tesla and Itron.

1
Graphet Inc
Graphet Inc
$131,258/yr
2
Tesla
$125,582/yr
3
Itron
$115,876/yr
4
DNV
$111,961/yr
5
Nexant
$110,157/yr
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$107,156

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$111,961

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$102,331

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$100,560

 / yr

$91,417

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$102,499

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$102,539

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$102,154

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$99,194

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$115,876

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$99,763

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$77,192

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Top Paying Industries

For an Energy Engineer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for an Energy Engineer in United States are Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $102,499, Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $100,560, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $99,543, Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $98,460, and Construction, Repair & Maintenance Services with a median total pay of $96,909.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$102,499

    3% Higher than other industries

  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$100,560

    1% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$99,543

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$98,460

    1% Lower than other industries

  • Construction, Repair & Maintenance ServicesConstruction, Repair & Maintenance Services$96,909

    2% Lower than other industries

Energy, Mining & Utilities

Top paying companies in Energy, Mining & Utilities for Energy Engineer are Graphet Inc, Itron, and DNV.

Graphet IncGraphet Inc$131,258/yr
ItronItron$115,876/yr
DNVDNV$111,961/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

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Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Energy Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$95,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Electrical Commissioning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$105,000

/yr

$100K | $5K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Electrical Commissioning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$90,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Energy Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$70,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Energy Services Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$70,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Energy Efficiency Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$118,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Energy Systems

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$23

/hr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Clean Energy Ambassador

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$2,033,294

/hr

$14 | $2M

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Commissioning Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

Energy Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Energy Engineer is $76,071 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Energy Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 809 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Energy Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Energy Engineer in United States is $111,683 per year.

The lowest salary for an Energy Engineer in United States is $51,815 per year.

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