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What is the average salary of an environmental engineer in the United States?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
Government survey's are typically on the conservative side. Sites like "salary.com" are typically a little high. I usually use salary.com, and deduct 5%, and thats usually about what I saw my friends at other universities and myself getting when we graduated from our respective engineering schools. A lot depends on where you work though, but consider cost of living as well. It costs a LOT more to work in a place like New York, or much of California, so a higher salary may not be worth the higher living costs.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
Depends entirely on who that engineer is working for, where, and how much experience they have.
Take a look at the US Department of Labor "Wage" page for specifics by profession and region.Source(s): http://www.dol.gov/dol/topic/wages/index.htm
- Light KnightLv 71 decade ago