Salary for Energy Auditors

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Energy auditors are enjoying high job growth rates at present due to high fossil fuel prices and interest in green technologies. They conduct audits of energy usage by buildings, building systems, and process systems. Their work generally culminates in a list of recommended changes to reduce energy consumption and cut costs. These professionals may also develop consumer education initiatives to decrease energy loss. Additionally, individuals in this occupation may conduct tests of door seals and electrical wiring and equipment in order to determine where energy costs may be reduced. A high school diploma and significant on the job training are requirements for this occupation.

An Energy Auditor usually receives a salary of around 48000 - 72000 based on experience and talent. Energy Auditors will most likely earn a wage of Sixty Seven Thousand Two Hundred dollars yearly.

Energy Auditors can receive the best compensation in the District of Columbia, where they can get salary pay of approximating $87210. These people are compensated most highly in Manufacturing, where they can earn an average job salary of $81030.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.53 percent nationwide in that time.
Energy Auditors tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $81,030
Manufacturing $76,600
Information $76,550
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $74,180
Utilities $73,980
Management of Companies and Enterprises $71,990
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Retail Trade $52,860
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $53,040
Accommodation and Food Services $54,430
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $55,270
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $55,740
Health Care and Social Assistance $56,140