Entry-Level Environmental Planners pull down an average of $47K annually. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Environmental Planners is high. Entry-Level Environmental Planners survey participants are largely women, dominating at 68 percent. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$37,554 - $61,984
$38K
$47K
$62K
MEDIAN: $47,401
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$16.89 - $24.62
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$22
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MEDIAN: $22.03
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$37,554 - $61,984  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,990  
Profit Sharing
$1,011  
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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$37,410 - $61,339  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.89 - $24.62  
   
Overtime
$32.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,990  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,011  
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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$37,410 - $61,339  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,511

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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. Denver is the lowest-paying area, 9 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Environmental Planner

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
076
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Environmental Planner Salaries

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 5%

Technical Writing
up arrow 2%

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$48,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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