Environmental engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Environmental engineer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $107,400
California $102,920
Louisiana $104,850
Texas $95,780
Maryland $96,100
District of Columbia $100,360
New Hampshire $92,440
South Dakota $92,190
Washington $99,300
Colorado $92,270
Oregon $91,660
Idaho $95,530
Hawaii $91,270
New Mexico $86,870
Michigan $86,770
Wyoming $82,930
Tennessee $83,750
Nevada $92,400
Pennsylvania $85,743
Rhode Island $88,140
New York $83,360
Nebraska $92,940
Massachusetts $84,920
Arkansas $88,970
Connecticut $87,710
Illinois $82,246
New Jersey $84,940
Virginia $83,810
Kentucky $78,931
Ohio $84,790
Kansas $83,720
Alabama $78,397
Montana $81,310
Delaware $72,520
Iowa $79,210
Vermont $83,990
Indiana $74,970
North Carolina $74,900
Wisconsin $75,850
Florida $71,980
Arizona $73,760
Georgia $74,300
Oklahoma $70,220
South Carolina $71,420
North Dakota $71,870
Utah $73,770
Maine $70,840
Mississippi $65,520
Missouri $64,440
West Virginia $70,430
Puerto Rico $57,650

How do environmental engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Environmental engineers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than nanotechnology engineers but more than mechanical engineers.

Career Median Salary
Nanotechnology engineer salary $97K
Mechatronics engineer salary $97K
Marine engineer salary $93K
Naval architect salary $93K
Mining and geological engineer salary $92K
Environmental engineer salary $88K
Biomedical engineer salary $89K
Product safety engineer salary $89K
Computer systems engineer salary $90K
Mechanical engineer salary $87K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)