How much does a Water Resources Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Water Resources Engineer in the United States is $34 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $29 and $38. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Water Resources Engineer

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Mackinnon Bruce International - Chantilly , VA
The firm you would be joining are a market leading player in the Water Resources space, providing engineering leadership on a variety of water resource projects in the area. With their excellent ...
LinkedIn - 75 days ago
Mackinnon Bruce International - Richmond , VA
Overview We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Water/Wastewater Engineer for the Utilities division in Richmond. We are looking for someone who has expertise in the areas of planning, design ...
LinkedIn - 72 days ago
SEH - Charlottesville , VA
Provide technical expertise in the areas of municipal water and wastewater treatment facility ... Licensed Engineer in the United States with the ability to achieve a license in the Commonwealth of ...
LinkedIn - 20 days ago
Identify prospects (through market research and internal resources) and develop these into new ... Engineering preferred but other relevant degrees considered) * Minimum of five years sales ...
LinkedIn - 64 days ago
FM Global - Middleburg , VA
We will provide the resources for you to build a career with a Fortune 500 Company that puts ... site water supplies, dust hazards, chemical storage, and rack storage arrangements of client ...
FM Global - 8 days ago
Lumsden Associates, P.C. - Blacksburg , VA
Lumsden Associates, PC is seeking a motivated civil engineer or landscape architect with experience ... water and sanitary sewer systems, roads, erosion and sediment control plans, among other duties
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Average Hourly Wage

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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Water Resources Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Water Resources Engineer ranges from $29 to $38 with the average hourly pay of $34. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $30 to $40 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $35.

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