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How much does a Environmental Science make?

Updated Jul 14, 2021

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$53,976 /yr
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$36K

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$54K

Average

$80K

High

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The national average salary for Environmental Science is $53,976 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Environmental Science salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Environmental Science employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Environmental Scientist$55,815 /yr
L3
Senior Environmental Scientist$92,087 /yr
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Tetra Tech
3.8

Tetra Tech

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
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$14 -$15

 hourly
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$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Geosyntec Consultants
3.6

Geosyntec Consultants

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

HDR
4

HDR

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

University of South Carolina
4.1

University of South Carolina

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$8 -$9

 hourly

$8

$9

$8 - $9 Range

Environmental Resources Management
3.5

Environmental Resources Management

Environmental Science
About 

$55K -$60K

$55K

$60K

$55,409 - $60,049 Range

NSU (Nova Southeastern University)
3.7

NSU (Nova Southeastern University)

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$9 -$9

 hourly

$9

$9

$9 - $9 Range

University of Vermont
4

University of Vermont

Environmental Science - Monthly Intern
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$1,615 - $1,750 Range

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Nucor
4.1

Nucor

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
About 

$19 -$21

 hourly

$19

$21

$19 - $21 Range

State of California - Department of Parks
3.6

State of California - Department of Parks

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

State of California - Department of Parks
3.6

State of California - Department of Parks

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

HRK America
3.3

HRK America

Environmental Science
About 

$50K -$54K

$50K

$54K

$50,047 - $54,071 Range

Saint Johns River Water Management District-SA
3.3

$71K

$77K

$71,102 - $76,989 Range

WSB & Associates
3.9

WSB & Associates

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$29 -$31

 hourly

$29

$31

$29 - $31 Range

University of the Ozarks
4.1

University of the Ozarks

Environmental Science
About 

$43K -$47K

$43K

$47K

$43,495 - $46,958 Range

Vanguard Environmental
3

Vanguard Environmental

Environmental Science
About 

$48K -$52K

$48K

$52K

$47,700 - $51,574 Range

Peppercorn
2

Peppercorn

Environmental Science
About 

$20K -$21K

$20K

$21K

$19,734 - $21,119 Range

New Jersey Divison of Fish and Wildlife

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Beckley Sanitary Board

Environmental Science - Hourly Intern
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Uptown Pets

Uptown Pets

Environmental Science - Hourly
About 

$13 -$14

 hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

NatureBridge
3.8

NatureBridge

Environmental Science Educator - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $12 - $14

$12

$14

$12 - $14 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Environmental Science salaries

The national average salary for an Environmental Science is $53,976 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Environmental Science salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Environmental Science employees.

The highest salary for an Environmental Science in United States is $80,086 per year.

The lowest salary for an Environmental Science in United States is $36,378 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent environmental science salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$10
hourly
An Environmental Consultant in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Austin, TX Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$51,000
per year
An Environmental Scientist in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $51,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
An Environmental Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$53,000
per year
An Environmental Scientist in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$68,682
per year
A Hydrologist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $68,682 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$48,000
per year
A Hydrologist in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$20
hourly
An Environmental Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$59,000
per year
An Environmental Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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