Perform engineering duties that help prevent or control environmental health hazards.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in engineering.
Do You Have What It Takes? You care about the environment, and love solving problems. You are excellent at research, and enjoy investigating facts to come up with solutions.
Earnings Potential and Advancement: Entry-level workers earn a median salary of $52.5K. While those just beginning often work under experienced engineers in an assistant capacity, as experienced is gained responsibility increases.
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