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Environmental Scientist Salary
in Delaware, United States

$88,326 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Environmental Scientist is $88,326 a year and $42 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Environmental Scientist is between $62,360 and $109,445. 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Environmental Scientist Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Environmental Scientist
Oct 25
Newark, DE, USA
Environmental Scientist Category: Scientific Type: Temp to Perm Description: Environmental Scientist: • Combination of Field Work (60%) and office work (40%) • Conducting environmental studies ...
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 ...
Gas Chromatography Analyst & Lab Technician
Nov 13
New Castle, DE, USA
Mid- Atlantic Environmental Laboratories, Inc.
Mid- Atlantic Environmental Laboratories, Inc. is a full service environmental lab strategically ... in any science degree. * ---Working knowledge of Gas Chromatography, GC-MS, GC-FID, GC-ECD ...
Entry Level Scientist
Nov 15
Newark, DE, USA
Apex Life Sciences
Apex Life Sciences has an immediate ENTRY LEVELSCIENTIST for a Project Management opening available with a leading client in Delaware! **Recent graduates with customer service experience from retail ...
Lab Technician (Biotech)
Nov 13
Newark, DE, USA
Scientific Type: Temporary Description: Lab Technician Requirements: Lab Technician / Biotech Contract Assignment Duration: Nov. 29th - Jan. 4th Reports to: Project/Laboratory Managers Hours: regular ...