The average salary for a Sustainability Consultant is $64,021.
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Job Description for Sustainability Consultant
A sustainability consultant's job is to work with companies to help them to become more environmentally friendly. The consultant can help a corporation become more well-liked in its community and also help it save money in the long-term. One of the biggest problems many companies face, especially those in the manufacturing or energy sector, is the environmental impact their plants and shipping operations create. A sustainability consultant can work with these businesses to help suggest more env…Read more
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Popular Skills for Sustainability Consultant
Skills in Project Management, Green Building, Energy Conservation & Efficiency, Environmental Consulting and Research Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Sustainability Consultant
An entry-level Sustainability Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,211 based on 13 salaries. An early career Sustainability Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,166 based on 126 salaries. A mid-career Sustainability Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,881 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Sustainability Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,424 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,264.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Sustainability Consultant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 21.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (13.7% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (21.9% less), Denver, Colorado (6.3% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (5.0% less).
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