Environmental Scientist Salary

An Environmental Scientist earns an average salary of AU$67,598 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

AU$50,610 - AU$93,108
(Median)
AU$51K
AU$68K
AU$93K
MEDIAN: AU$67,597
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AU$23.96 - AU$78.91
(Median)
AU$24
AU$32
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
Salary
AU$50,610 - AU$93,108  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$5,918  
Profit Sharing
AU$906 - AU$8,170  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,862 - AU$95,159  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 456
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$23.96 - AU$78.91  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$107.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$5,918  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$906 - AU$8,170  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$50,862 - AU$95,159  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Scientist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,238

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Environmental Scientist Reviews

What is it like working as an Environmental Scientist at Aecom Corporation?

Environmental Scientist in Sydney:
"Large and high profile projects."
Pros: Working on large and high profile projects. The ability to work with people who are very good at their jobs.
Cons: Unrealistic deadlines and a lack of recognition for hard work.

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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 63%



National Average
AU$68,000


Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Project
up arrow 1%

Environmental Consulting
0%

National Average
AU$68,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: %
dental benefits
None: 92%
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