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Manager Environmental Salary

The majority of Manager Environmentals in the United States — somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $46K to $141K per year, and the median is $81K annually. For the most part, Manager Environmentals enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 72 percent of those who took the survey, male Manager Environmentals greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Most get medical and dental insurance, and a strong majority get vision plans, too. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$46,976 - $124,562
MEDIAN: $81,162

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$46,976 - $124,562  
$1,526 - $23,945  
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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).
$45,749 - $141,037  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Job Description for Manager Environmental

  • Oversee health and safety aspects of acquisitions, mergers, new product lines, and remediation.
  • Audit and work with departments to improve safety both routinely and directly following accidents, spills, or other hazards.
  • Create safety policies and standards that meet or exceed required guidelines.
  • Participate in water, air, ergonomic, solid waste, and hazardous materials handling processes, permits, and evaluations.

Common Career Paths for Manager Environmental

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At the upper end, Manager Environmentals who move into an Environmental Health & Safety Director role can end up with a hefty increase in pay. The average income for Environmental Health & Safety Directors is a much higher $103K per year.

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Pay by Experience Level for Manager Environmental

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Manager Environmentals with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $50K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $62K on average. Manager Environmentals who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $94K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $100K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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Experience Affects Manager Environmental Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.


28 %
72 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 6%