How much does an Energy Engineer make in the United States? The average Energy Engineer salary in the United States is $74,330 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $69,945 and $85,687. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $69,945 10% $65,953 90% $96,028 75% $85,687 $74,330 50%(Median)
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Energy Engineer

AESC, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA

Power Systems Engineer (DC Applications)

Aerospace Corporation - El Segundo, CA

Renewable Energy Project Engineer

Trimark Associates, Inc. - Folsom, CA

What is an Energy Engineer ?

Energy engineering or energy systems engineering is a broad field of engineering dealing with energy efficiency, energy services, facility management, plant engineering, environmental compliance and alternative energy technologies. Energy engineering is one of the more recent engineering disciplines to emerge. Energy engineering combines knowledge from the fields of physics, math, and chemistry with economic and environmental engineering practices. Energy engineers apply their skills to increase efficiency and further develop renewable sources of energy. The main job of energy engineers is to...

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Nexant - Portland , OR
As an Energy Engineer with Resource Innovations, you will be responsible for providing customers with the support and tools necessary to identify, quantify and deliver cost-effective energy ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Advanced Energy - Milpitas , CA
About Advanced Energy Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEIS), enables design breakthroughs ... Works closely with Design Engineers under minimum supervision. This position is responsible for new ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Energy Vault SA - Los Angeles , CA
About Energy Vault Energy Vault is the creator of renewable energy storage products that are ... About the role As Mechanical Engineer, you will contribute to Energy Vault's mechanical ...
LinkedIn - 58 days ago
Stealth renewable energy startup - Portland , OR
About the company We are a stealth renewable energy and ocean technology startup committed to ... As a senior mechanical engineer, you will spearhead the design of numerous structures, assemblies ...
LinkedIn - 10 days ago
Enpowered Solutions - Irvine , CA
As an Energy Engineer, your responsibilities will be to manage and provide technical support for multiple energy efficiency, and retro-commissioning projects simultaneously with a focus on industrial ...
ZipRecruiter - 45 days ago
Battelle Energy Alliance - Idaho Falls , ID
Description Does a career focused on changing the world's energy future intrigue you? If so, we ... In this role, you'll serve as a hands-on Mechanical Engineer, responsible for supporting our ...
America’s Job Exchange - 3 days ago

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