Earnings for engineers vary significantly by specialty, industry, and
education. Even so, as a group, engineers earn some of the highest
average starting salaries among those holding bachelor's degrees.
U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median
for environmental engineers is $74,020. The lowest 10% earned
$45,310. The highest 10% earned $115,430.
Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the US Department
of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.