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Environmental Engineering Technicians in Texas

Want to work in Texas as an Environmental Engineering Technician? Read this first!

17.3% Jobs Projection
$46,930 Median Salary
80 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Environmental Engineering Technicians in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Environmental Engineering Technicians in Texas is growing faster than average.

  • Environmental Engineering Technicians in Texas earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Environmental Engineering Technicians Work in Texas?

In 2018, there were 1,240 Environmental Engineering Technicians working in the state.

There were 980 Environmental Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 260 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Environmental Engineering Technicians in TX Employment Trend

The typical state has 215 Environmental Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Texas has more Environmental Engineering Technicians than average.

Environmental Engineering Technicians in TX vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Texas

Jobs for Environmental Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 17.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.4%.

Job Projections for Environmental Engineering Technicians: Nation vs. TX

Texas Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 80 annual job openings, and 880 total jobs in 2026 for Environmental Engineering Technicians in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,700 annual jobs and 19,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Environmental Engineering Technicians Make in Texas?

In 2018 wages for Environmental Engineering Technicians ranged from $30,080 to $81,330 with $46,930 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $14.46 to $39.1. The median hourly rate was $22.56.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $23.61 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $1.05.

The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Environmental Engineering Technicians Earnings: TX vs. National Average

Top Texas Metros for Environmental Engineering Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Environmental Engineering Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 310 $61,690
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 220 $39,510
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 210 $49,340
El Paso, TX 30 $40,950
Amarillo, TX 30 $35,080

Top States for Environmental Engineering Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Environmental Engineering Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 3,240 $54,760
Texas 1,240 $46,930
Pennsylvania 820 $46,170
Minnesota 730 $0
Massachusetts 700 $51,770
Tennessee 690 $56,510
Florida 690 $42,770
New York 640 $56,430
Maryland 560 $58,780
Georgia 550 $40,770
Illinois 520 $48,110
New Jersey 470 $42,910
Washington 450 $73,490
Oklahoma 430 $48,460
Missouri 390 $38,390
Ohio 370 $45,800
Louisiana 330 $44,580
Virginia 310 $44,700
Colorado 300 $59,790
South Carolina 290 $0

Below are the states where Environmental Engineering Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Washington $73,490
Oregon $60,200
Nevada $59,830
Colorado $59,790
Maryland $58,780
Alaska $57,330
Wyoming $56,740
Tennessee $56,510
New York $56,430
Delaware $56,170

Discover similar careers:

Occupation TX Employment Total
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 12,110
Civil Engineering Technicians 10,230
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 7,580
Industrial Engineering Technicians 5,090
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 3,240
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 1,620
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 1,000

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