Corrosion Engineer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Corrosion Engineer I make in the United States? The average Corrosion Engineer I salary in the United States is $94,033 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $82,056 and $102,941. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Ensures pipeline and equipment integrity and maintains protection from corrosion using cathodic protection programs, pigging operations, and inspection processes. Performs inspections, field audits, criticality assessments, and failure analyses. Prepares specifications, designs, and work plans for cathodic protection program implementations. Monitors maintenance projects for compliance and quality. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent. Requires a valid Driver's license. Typically reports to a manager. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023

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  1. This Job:

    Corrosion Engineer I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Corrosion Engineer II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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