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Environmental Scientist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$88,201 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Environmental Scientist is $88,201 a year and $42 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Environmental Scientist is between $62,271 and $109,290. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Environmental Scientist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Solves problems endangering the earth and its inhabitants by conducting research and interpreting findings, using knowledge of mathematical, statistical, and physical science concepts and approaches.
  • Plans and researches environmental studies to develop methods or theories of abating or controlling sources of environmental pollutants, utilizing knowledge of principles and concepts of various scientific and engineering disciplines.
  • Examines surveys; studies collected samples of air, water, and earth; and performs historical research.
  • Identifies potential threats and harmful pollutants or hazards to humans, plants, or animals; determines the extent and sources of environmental changes; and finds ways to prevent future damage.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Environmental Scientist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Staff Geo-scientist
Nov 15
Wilmington, DE, USA
Center Point Tank Services
The position requires participation in and coordination of a variety of environmental projects as ... An earth sciences type BS degree * 2-3+ years experience preferred * PA Professional Geologist ...
CHEMIST (Environmental Science / Metabolism Chemistry)
Dec 21
Newark, DE, USA
Frontier Scientific, Inc.
Job Description The Senior Associate Chemist is to support research in an environmental science/metabolism chemistry lab. Responsibilities: · Labeling and organizing multiple soil, water, plant or ...
Sample Management Lab Technician
Jan 17
Newark, DE, USA
Frontier Scientific, Inc.
... environment and safety standards Company Description Since 1988, Frontier Scientific, Inc. (Delaware location) has functioned as a specialty CRO, working to enable dramatic cost reductions via ...
Complaints Quality Engineer II
Dec 17
Newark, DE, USA
Scientific Search
Requires a 4 year degree in engineering, life sciences, or equivalent technical degree. * Requires three to six years experience in a medical device quality assurance or clinical environment
Laboratory Research Analyst
Jan 16
Wilmington, DE, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
Manage / prioritize daily workflow Laboratory Research Analyst Qualifications: * BS in physical/life sciences or equivalent experience * Experience with general laboratory manipulations, including ...