Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Environmental Manager is $85,771
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Environmental Managers?
An entry-level Environmental Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,521 based on 14 salaries. An early career Environmental Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,104 based on 99 salaries. …Read more
What Do Environmental Managers Do?
As companies seek to address environmental concerns related to their business operations, environmental managers are increasingly important, particularly in large corporations. Environmental managers are tasked with oversight of companies’ overall environmental friendliness. These managers seek to increase “green” practices by developing business initiatives that increase environmental friendliness, then putting them in place and monitoring success. Environmental managers work in many sectors …Read more
- Create safety policies and standards that meet or exceed required guidelines.
- Participate in water, air, ergonomic, solid waste, and hazardous materials handling processes, permits, and evaluations.
- Oversee health and safety aspects of acquisitions, mergers, new product lines, and remediation.
- Audit and work with departments to improve safety both routinely and directly following accidents, spills, or other hazards.