The average salary for an Environmental Scientist in Ottawa, Ontario is C$48,993 per year. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job.

C$40,579 - C$51,377
C$41K
C$49K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$48,570
10%
50%
90%
C$20.64 - C$24.24
C$23
MEDIAN: C$22.99
50%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$40,579 - C$51,377
Bonus C$1,000
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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C$40,000 - C$53,471
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$22.99
Overtime C$37.34
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$1,000
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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C$40,000 - C$53,471
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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
40 %
Male
60 %
1-4 years
89%
5-9 years
11%

Skills That Affect Environmental Scientist Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲10%

Environmental Consulting
▲2%

Project Management
▲2%

National Average
C$49,000

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
89%
5-9 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 8%