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Water Resources Engineer Salaries

543 SalariesUpdated Jun 12, 2021

Average Base Pay
$73,010 / yr
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How much does a Water Resources Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Water Resources Engineer is $73,010 in United States. Filter by location to see Water Resources Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 543 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Water Resources Engineer employees.

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Water Resources Engineer

AECOM

$72,210/yr

Range: $59K - $123K

130 salaries

$72,210/yr
$59K$123K

Water Resources Engineer

HDR

$79,623/yr

Range: $63K - $135K

74 salaries

$79,623/yr
$63K$135K

Water Resources Engineer

ARCADIS US

$79,056/yr

Range: $65K - $99K

58 salaries

$79,056/yr
$65K$99K

Water Resources Engineer

CH2M

$79,148/yr

Range: $68K - $100K

50 salaries

$79,148/yr
$68K$100K

Water Resources Engineer

Dewberry

$72,052/yr

Range: $59K - $85K

48 salaries

$72,052/yr
$59K$85K

Water Resources Engineer

Amec Foster Wheeler

$69,420/yr

Range: $53K - $94K

47 salaries

$69,420/yr
$53K$94K

Water Resources Engineer

Stantec

$75,544/yr

Range: $59K - $96K

45 salaries

$75,544/yr
$59K$96K

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Water Resources Engineer

CDM Smith

$79,949/yr

Range: $62K - $131K

42 salaries

$79,949/yr
$62K$131K

Water Resources Engineer

US Army

$41,119/yr

Range: $39K - $52K

35 salaries

$41,119/yr
$39K$52K

Water Resources Engineer

Brown and Caldwell

$77,171/yr

Range: $65K - $107K

31 salaries

$77,171/yr
$65K$107K

Water Resources Engineer - Hourly

URS Corporation

$36/hr

Range: $27 - $45

29 salaries

$36/hr
$27$45

Water Resources Engineer

Tetra Tech

$67,551/yr

Range: $59K - $81K

26 salaries

$67,551/yr
$59K$81K

Water Resources Engineer

DOWL

$76,297/yr

Range: $62K - $117K

24 salaries

$76,297/yr
$62K$117K

Water Resources Engineer

Parsons Brinckerhoff

$78,193/yr

Range: $68K - $96K

23 salaries

$78,193/yr
$68K$96K

Water Resources Engineer

Jacobs

$79,395/yr

Range: $62K - $119K

18 salaries

$79,395/yr
$62K$119K

Water Resources Engineer

WSP

$81,800/yr

Range: $60K - $135K

17 salaries

$81,800/yr
$60K$135K

Water Resources Engineer

Gannett Fleming

$69,979/yr

Range: $62K - $85K

16 salaries

$69,979/yr
$62K$85K

Water Resources Engineer

McCormick Taylor

$75,481/yr

Range: $63K - $81K

15 salaries

$75,481/yr
$63K$81K

Water Resources Engineer

California Department of Water Resources

$103,633/yr

Range: $78K - $112K

14 salaries

$103,633/yr
$78K$112K

Water Resources Engineer

Cardno

$75,727/yr

Range: $65K - $120K

13 salaries

$75,727/yr
$65K$120K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent water resources engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$73,500
per year
A Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $73,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Water/Wastewater Engineering in the Omaha, NE Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Omaha, NE Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$66,000
per year
A Water Resources Engineer in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $66,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$70,000
per year
A Wastewater in the Springfield, MA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Springfield, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government