Environmental Scientist in Baton Rouge Salary

The average salary for an Environmental Scientist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $55,955 per year. A skill in Environmental Consulting is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$38,783 - $113,346
$39K
$56K
$110K
MEDIAN: $55,955
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$12.59 - $20.00
$13
MEDIAN: $13.48
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Salary
$38,783 - $113,346  
   
Bonus
$4,250  
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$27,183 - $109,262  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Hourly Rate
$13.48  
   
Overtime
$22.50  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$4,250  
   
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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$27,183 - $109,262  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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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Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
$52,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▲11%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲4%

Technical Writing
▼0%

National Average
$52,000

Environmental Compliance
▼2%

Data Analysis
▼8%

Regulatory Compliance
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼23%

Microsoft Office
▼24%

Microsoft Excel
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None:
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