Environmental engineerWhat they do: Study and monitor the quality of soil, air, and ground water and make recommendations on cleanup.
Salary range: $55,000 to $88,000
Education/experience: Bachelor's or master's degree
Growth forecast: As a result of the growth of environmental awareness, The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that by 2014, there will be 31.2 percent more jobs for environmental engineers than there were in 2004.
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