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Environmental Engineers


Design ways to prevent and control pollution.

Environmental Engineers use engineering to research, design, or plan systems that can help reduce or clean up pollution. They may work on waste treatment, remediation (cleaning up polluted sites), or pollution control technology.

Wages $47.60 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Fair
Education & Training Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Engineering and Technology
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