Occupation Title: Water Resource Specialists
Description: Design or implement programs and strategies related to water resource issues such as supply, quality, and regulatory compliance issues.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-9121.02
Sample Job Titles: Hydrogeologist, National Stormwater Leader, Owner, Consulting Engineer, Owner, Professional Engineer, Research Hydraulic Engineer, Senior Group Manager, Senior Hydrogeologist, Senior Water Resources Engineer, VP-Senior Principal Water Resources Engineer, Water Resources Business Segment Leader.
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 33,500
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
Suggested citation: Association of American Geographers, Jobs & Careers Website, Salary Data and Trends, http://www.aag.org/cs/salary_data_and_trends/salary_data_and_trends_overview (accessed mm//dd/yyyy).