Wind Energy Engineers

General Information

Description

Design underground or overhead wind farm collector systems and prepare and develop site specifications.

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$103,380

State-by-state Salary

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$146,030
$69,400
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Bachelor's degree 69%
  • Master's degree 13%
  • Post baccalaureate 5%
  • Some college 3%
  • Doctoral degree 2%
  • First professional degree 2%
  • Post-secondary certificate 1%
  • High school 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%

Knowledge

  • Engineering and Technology
  • Design
  • Mathematics
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Physics

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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