The average salary for an Environmental Scientist in Sacramento, California is $51,828 per year. A skill in Regulatory Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$37,537 - $70,957
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MEDIAN: $51,828
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$37,537 - $70,957  
   
Bonus
$1,700  
Profit Sharing
$2,479  
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$38,510 - $74,378  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
050
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 33%

Data Analysis
0%

National Average
$53,000

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 1%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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