Energy Efficiency Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$95,000
$56,000
Min 10%
$95,000
Median 50%
$161,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
CLEAResult
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.8 years
How much does an energy efficiency engineer make?
As an Energy Efficiency Engineer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $95,826 per year or $46.07 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $161,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $56,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Energy Efficiency Engineers are Utilities companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Energy Efficiency Engineer jobs are Alaska, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont. The typical employment in the position spans 1.8 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$79,392

Average Energy Efficiency Engineer Salary By Location

Energy Efficiency Engineers in the United States of America make on average $95,826 a year or $46.07 per hour. The top city when it comes to Energy Efficiency Engineer salaries is Oakland, CA at $119,201 per year. Even an entry-level Energy Efficiency Engineer makes $65,000 per year in Oakland, CA. Alaska, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont are the states with the highest payscale for Energy Efficiency Engineers. Idaho, Hawaii, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming are the lowest earners.
City
Average Salary
$113,919
$114k

Map of Energy Efficiency Engineer Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Energy Efficiency Engineers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Energy Efficiency Engineer Salary By Company

Energy Efficiency Engineer jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Energy Efficiency Engineers are Utilities companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Energy Efficiency Engineers are CLEAResult and Willdan Group. If you can find a job at a company like TRC Companies or ICF, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Energy Efficiency Engineers.

Average Energy Efficiency Engineer Pay By Industry

Wages for Energy Efficiency Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Professional companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Energy Efficiency Engineers. Manufacturing companies pay their Energy Efficiency Engineers the highest wages, averaging $138,834 per year. Professional companies and Non Profits companies pay well too, at $110,449 and $100,390, respectively. The average salary for Energy Efficiency Engineers in the Utilities industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $81,060.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$138,834
$139k
Professional
Professional
$110,449
$110k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$100,390
$100k
Utilities
Utilities
$81,060
$81k

Energy Efficiency Engineer Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Energy Efficiency Engineer Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Energy Efficiency Engineer can range from $77,585 to $123,414 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Energy Efficiency Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Energy Efficiency Engineer
10/02/2019
$62,610
Randstad
Energy Efficiency Engineer
08/24/2019
$48,001
07/19/2019
$73,500
Senior Energy Efficiency Engineer
04/17/2019
$88,000
Energy Efficiency Engineer
03/15/2019
$80,000
Willdan Energy Solutions
Energy Efficiency Engineer
03/22/2018
$60,008
Payzone, Inc.
Energy Efficiency Engineer
03/16/2018
$77,000
Clearesult
Energy Efficiency Engineer
02/07/2018
$78,354
Ut-Battelle, LLC (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Postdoctoral Research-Industrial Energy Efficiency Engineer
09/11/2017
$74,520
Ut-Battelle, LLC (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Postdoctoral Research-Industrial Energy Efficiency Engineer
09/11/2017
$74,520
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