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Energy Efficiency Engineers

Overview

Energy efficiency engineers apply engineering principles and tools to develop energy distribution systems that operate efficiently for residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. They analyze primary energy systems and make recommendations for ways to reduce energy usage while increasing energy efficiency. A wide variety of industries seek the advice of energy efficiency engineers, including manufacturing and production companies, government agencies, and energy auditing companies. There are more than 124,000 engineering services businesses with more than 1 million employees, including energy efficiency engineers, in the United States.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Problem-Solving

Scientific

Career Ladder
Senior Energy Efficiency Engineer

Energy Efficiency Engineer

Junior Energy Efficiency Engineer

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