Average Environmental Scientist Salary

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The average salary for an Environmental Scientist is £26,459.
MEDIAN £26,459
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£19k - £39k
£491 - £6k
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£0 - £2k
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£19k - £39k

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Job Description for Environmental Scientist

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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Popular Skills for Environmental Scientist

Skills in Environmental Compliance and Technical Writing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Data Analysis and Environmental Consulting.

Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Scientist

An entry-level Environmental Scientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £22,609 based on 22 salaries. An early career Environmental Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,758 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Environmental Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £27,871 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Environmental Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £35,279 based on 11 salaries.
Employees with Environmental Scientist in their job title in Manchester, England: Manchester earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (5.8% more) and London, England: London (0.3% more).

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