Environmental Scientist in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

An Environmental Scientist in Vancouver, British Columbia earns an average salary of C$62,348 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$46,429 - C$85,117
C$46K
C$61K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$61,154
10%
50%
90%
C$18.71 - C$32.95
C$19
C$25
C$33
MEDIAN: C$24.62
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$85K
Salary C$46,429 - C$85,117
Bonus C$0.00 - C$8,000
Profit Sharing C$3,500
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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C$45,136 - C$83,497
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 77
Hourly Data C$0C$51
Hourly Rate C$18.71 - C$32.95
Overtime C$0.00 - C$51.06
Annual Data C$0C$83K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$8,000
Profit Sharing C$3,500
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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C$45,136 - C$83,497
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

Job Description for Environmental Scientist

An environmental scientist is a scientist who is usually employed by a government department or consulting firm to a conduct research on environmental issues. They seek to develop, implement, and enforce state, local, or federal regulations designed to preserve and protect the environment. Environmental scientists seek to identify harmful pollutants or hazards to the environment or potential threats to the human, plant, or animal population.

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Environmental Scientist Tasks

  • Collect, analyze, and report on environmental data, like building materials, atmosphere monitoring and soil or water samples.
  • Create visualizations and guidance materials for multiple audiences.
  • Compare results and methods to federal and local regulations and guidelines, reporting on the gaps and achievements.

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Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
15%

Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Experienced
▲53%

▲13%

National Average
C$60,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Project Management
▲5%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲4%




National Average
C$60,000


Microsoft Word
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 1%