Drainage Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does a Drainage Engineer make in the United States? The average Drainage Engineer salary in the United States is $86,254 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $74,248 and $96,077. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$74,248 to $96,077
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Atavas Search - Houston , TX
CIVIL ENGINEER - Drainage Engineer * Civil Engineer with 6+ years of verifiable experience * Experience in Municipal County & TxDOT projects License - Texas PE Job Duties: Business Development/Client ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Darnell Technical Services - Irvine , CA
Civil engineering design experience in highway transportation (city streets and Caltrans facilities) and drainage/storm water projects * Has expertise in at least one of the following areas: street ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Peralte-Clark, LLC -
Our firm focuses on general civil and transportation projects including roadway, intersection, site and highway design, as well as associated traffic and drainage engineering. We pride ourselves on ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Civil Engineering Consultants, PLLC -
The project engineer will be designing transportation, drainage, or utility projects from start to finish using relevant software for modeling and CAD technology; utilizing engineering knowledge ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Wood Rodgers, Inc. -
The primary duties of this position include, but are not limited to, preparing engineering studies for grading, sanitary sewer, drainage and water systems, preparation of construction plans ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
The Boutet Company, Inc. -
Designing and planning production for general civil on a wide variety of projects, including roadways, utilities, site layouts, grading and drainage and associated civil engineering activities
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Drainage Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Drainage Engineer ranges from $74,248 to $96,077 with the average base salary of $86,254. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $79,774 to $103,079 with the average total cash compensation of $92,686.

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