How much does an Energy Engineer make in the United States? The average Energy Engineer salary in the United States is $76,116 as of November 23, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $71,857 and $92,813. 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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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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Job Openings for Energy Engineer
Leidos Inc - Reston , VA
Leidos is seeking an Energy Engineer to join our Climate, Energy, and Environment Division within the Leidos Civil Group supporting the Department of Energy's goal to accelerate commercial deployment ...
Latpro - Diversity Jobs - 10 days ago
Booz Allen Hamilton - McLean , VA
R0152655 Energy Engineer The Challenge: What if you could use your engineering skills to help build the roadmap to higher energy resilience and energy transition for the Department of Defense? As an ...
Latpro - Diversity Jobs - 78 days ago
American Cmg Services Inc - Norfolk , VA
Certification in accordance with Association of Energy Engineers regulations This person will enjoy collaborating with a team and know how to conduct themselves with decorum, as they will be working ...
ZipRecruiter - 38 days ago
BB&E Inc - Norfolk , VA
Mechanical Engineer Job Summary: BB&E is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to support our NAVFAC ... energy/energy efficient systems/studies, and power distribution and generation systems, large ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 37 days ago
SJS Executives LLC - Norfolk , VA
Certification in accordance with Association of Energy Engineers regulations This person will enjoy collaborating with a team and know how to conduct themselves with decorum, as they will be working ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 71 days ago
Tetra Tech Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Energy Efficiency Professional/Energy Engineer to work on site as a Resource Efficiency Manager (REM) and support energy conservation improvements for ... - 30 days ago

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