An Environmental Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $41,446 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, Technical Writing, and Project Management.

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MEDIAN: $41,445
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$34,817 - $54,585  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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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
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
7%
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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 14%

Technical Writing
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 9%

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 4%

National Average
$45,000

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 16%

Data Analysis
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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