An Environmental Scientist in Toronto, Ontario earns an average salary of C$52,664 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

C$40,168 - C$77,006
C$40K
C$51K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$50,924
10%
50%
90%
C$19.63 - C$29.29
C$20
C$24
C$29
MEDIAN: C$24.36
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$77K
Salary C$40,168 - C$77,006
Bonus C$101 - C$4,085
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$40,594 - C$72,732
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$19.63 - C$29.29
Overtime C$37.73
Annual Data C$0C$72K
Bonus C$101 - C$4,085
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$40,594 - C$72,732
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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.

Environmental Scientist Job Listings

Key Stats for Environmental Scientist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Environmental Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

▼0%

National Average
C$52,000

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Project Management
▲6%

Environmental Consulting
▲3%

National Average
C$52,000

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Technical Writing
▼7%

Environmental Compliance
▼7%

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 10%