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$81,383

Average Base Salary

$39/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,482

Average Bonus
The average water resources engineer salary in Colorado, United States is $81,383 or an hourly rate of $39. This is 1% higher (+$1,051) than the average water resources engineer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,482.
Salary by Experience

$62,235

Entry Level Salary

$110,826

Senior Level Salary
An entry level water resources engineer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,235. On the other end, a senior level water resources engineer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $110,826.
Job Description
Perform engineering duties in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of building structures, and facilities, such as roads, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, irrigation projects, pipelines, power plants, and water and sewage systems. Includes architectural, structural, traffic, ocean, and geo-technical engineers. Excludes “Hydrologists" (19-2043).
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