An Environmental Scientist in Raleigh, North Carolina earns an average salary of $45,240 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Data Analysis, Project Management, and Technical Writing.

$36,065 - $96,736
$36K
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MEDIAN: $45,240
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$38,995 - $100,513  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
3.4%

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Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 17%

Project Management
up arrow 16%

Technical Writing
up arrow 12%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 10%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 5%

National Average
$46,000

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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