The average salary for a Senior Environmental Consultant is $84,215.
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Job Description for Senior Environmental Consultant
Senior environmental consultants are responsible for all aspects of site-specific compliance with environmental laws, rules, and regulations from state and federal agencies. These consultants provide assistance to subcontractors and other outside clients and are responsible for maintaining and developing their organization’s relationships with these clients to ensure future consulting work. They provide oversight on projects for clients, ensuring that all activities meet the specific compliance…Read more
Senior Environmental Consultant Tasks
- Conduct environmental impact assessments and audits, documenting recommendations.
- Collect data, calculate algorithms, and build models for predicting environmental situations.
- Write reports and document change in environmental and site variables.
- Liaise with clients, senior management, and engineers to guide appropriate actions.
- Create bids and proposals to execute recommendations and meet regulations.
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Popular Skills for Senior Environmental Consultant
Skills in Project Management, Environmental Compliance and Regulatory Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Writing and Environmental Consulting.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Environmental Consultant
An entry-level Senior Environmental Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,000 based on 8 salaries. An early career Senior Environmental Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,692 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Senior Environmental Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,225 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Senior Environmental Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,503 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,644.
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Employees with Senior Environmental Consultant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 9.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (1.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (16.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (12.9% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (5.1% less).
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