Entry-Level Environmental Planner Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Environmental Planners is around $49K annually. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Environmental Planners is high. The majority of Entry-Level Environmental Planners (65 percent) who took the survey are women. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$38,622 - $66,419
$39K
$49K
$66K
MEDIAN: $48,693
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90%

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$17.31 - $26.38
$17
$23
$26
MEDIAN: $22.59
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$0$66K
Salary $38,622 - $66,419
Bonus $0.00 - $2,909
Profit Sharing $755
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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$37,874 - $64,151
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $17.31 - $26.38
Overtime $34.05
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,909
Profit Sharing $755
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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$37,874 - $64,151
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,549

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Diego, San Francisco, and Sacramento — each tucked away in California — boast salaries above the national rate for Entry-Level Environmental Planners, making this state top of the list for those looking to make even more money in this profession. The lowest-paying market is Denver, which sits 11 percent below the national average.

Environmental Planner Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Environmental Planner in Portland:
Only way to climb the ladder in consulting is to jump between companies every few years, applying for a higher pay and/or position each time.

Key Stats for Environmental Planner

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
8%
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Skills That Affect Environmental Planner Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▲4%



National Average
$49,000

Project Management
▼3%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 12%
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