The average salary for an Entry-Level Environmental Scientist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $50,980 per year.

$32,215 - $66,903
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$32K
$51K
$67K
MEDIAN: $50,980
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$26,193 - $71,803  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Baton Rouge, Louisiana

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
228,596
Male:
111,492 (48.8%)
Female:
117,104 (51.2%)
Baton Rouge (/ˌbætən ˈruːʒ/ BAT-ən ROOZH; French for "Red Stick", French: Bâton-Rouge [bɑtɔ̃ ʁuʒ]) is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. The seat of East Baton Rouge Parish, the city is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River. As the "Capital City", Baton Rouge is the political hub for Louisiana, and is the second-largest city in the state after New Orleans, with an estimated population of 228,590 in 2015, according to the US Census Bureau. The metropolitan area surrounding the city, known as Greater Baton Rouge, is also the second-largest in Louisiana, with a population of 830,480 people as of 2015. The urban area has around 594,309 inhabitants. Baton Rouge is a major industrial, petrochemical, medical, research, motion picture, and growing technology center of the American South. The Port of Greater Baton Rouge is the tenth largest in the United States in terms of...
Baton Rouge:
$41,224
Louisiana:
$45,727
$805
Baton Rouge:
$172,600
Louisiana:
$155,600
5.3%

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Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

National Average
$47,000

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 11%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 12%

Technical Writing
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 15%

Data Analysis
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
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