Average Environmental Specialist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$49,261
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$35k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$133k

The average salary for an Environmental Specialist is $49,261

Base Salary
$35k - $133k
Bonus
$0 - $550
Profit Sharing
$0 - $425
Total Pay
$33k - $121k
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What Do Environmental Specialists Do?

Environmental Specialist Tasks
  • Design, develop, and execute the environmental management system.
  • Monitor waste storage programs across all sites and ensure waste streams are managed in compliance with local, state, and federal requirements.
  • Conduct chemical inventories, audits, and inspections of facilities.
  • Coordinate with a team of environmental specialists to support the overall facility compliance process.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
55.6%
Male
33.3%
Prefer to self-define
11.1%
This data is based on 9 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

80%

Vision

60%

None

10%