Environmental Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

An Environmental Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $40,695 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Regulatory Compliance and Environmental Consulting.

$35,750 - $47,500
$41K
MEDIAN: $40,695
50%

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$40,695  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
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$34,702 - $56,504  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$47,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▲10%

Regulatory Compliance
▲10%

Technical Writing
▲9%

Project Management
▲8%

Environmental Compliance
▲1%

National Average
$47,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼19%

Data Analysis
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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