Senior Environmental Scientist Salary

The average salary for a Senior Environmental Scientist is $81,639 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$59,116 - $105,767
$59K
$82K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,639
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$27.47 - $46.68
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MEDIAN: $31.26
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,116 - $105,767  
   
Bonus
$102.13 - $14,681  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$60,644 - $108,325  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 130
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$27.47 - $46.68  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $40.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$102.13 - $14,681  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$60,644 - $108,325  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Environmental Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Senior Environmental Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Environmental Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Environmental Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Senior Environmental Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 69 salaries. A Senior Environmental Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 49 salaries.

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Key Stats for Senior Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Senior Environmental Scientist Salaries

▲9%

Entry-Level
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
$82,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Senior Environmental Scientist Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▼0%

National Average
$82,000



Environmental Compliance
▼10%

Regulatory Compliance
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 4%