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
Alabama $78,397
Arkansas $88,970
Arizona $73,760
California $102,920
Colorado $92,270
Connecticut $87,710
District of Columbia $100,360
Delaware $72,520
Florida $71,980
Georgia $74,300
Hawaii $91,270
Iowa $79,210
Idaho $95,530
Illinois $82,246
Indiana $74,970
Kansas $83,720
Kentucky $78,931
Louisiana $104,850
Massachusetts $84,920
Maryland $96,100
Maine $70,840
Michigan $86,770
Minnesota $73,020
Missouri $64,440
Mississippi $65,520
Montana $81,310
North Carolina $74,900
North Dakota $71,870
Nebraska $92,940
New Hampshire $92,440
New Jersey $84,940
New Mexico $86,870
Nevada $92,400
New York $83,360
Ohio $84,790
Oklahoma $70,220
Oregon $91,660
Pennsylvania $85,743
Puerto Rico $57,650
Rhode Island $88,140
South Carolina $71,420
South Dakota $92,190
Tennessee $83,750
Texas $95,780
Utah $73,770
Virginia $83,810
Vermont $83,990
Washington $99,300
Wisconsin $75,850
West Virginia $70,430
Wyoming $82,930

How do environmental engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Environmental engineers earn about the same as related careers in Michigan. On average, they make less than nuclear engineers but more than electrical engineers.

Career Median Salary
Nuclear engineer salary $102K
Sales engineer salary $97K
Water engineer salary $87K
Environmental engineer salary $87K
Software engineer salary $88K
Mechanical engineer salary $88K
Electrical engineer salary $89K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)