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Environmental Scientist Salary
in Maryland, United States

$91,436 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Environmental Scientist is $91,436 a year and $44 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for an Environmental Scientist is between $64,556 and $113,299. 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 Maryland, 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 Maryland, United States

Environmental Scientist
Oct 6
Laurel, MD, USA
Environmental Scientist- Laurel, MD Position Description Will manage, support and oversee field team operations, including environmental investigations and remedial construction, geophysical field ...
Part-Time, On-Call Ecological Monitoring Technician
Dec 6
Columbia, MD, USA
Versar, Inc.
... environmental sciences and engineering infrastructure solutions. Versar offers tailored and secure solutions in harsh environments providing clients with comprehensive engineering and construction ...
Wastewater/Stormwater Environmental Specialist / Joint Base Andrews
Sep 24
Andrews Air Force Base, MD, USA
Bhate Environmental Associates, Inc.
Bhate is seeking a Wastewater/Stormwater Environmental Specialist at Joint Base Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland . This position is a contract position (with company benefits included) for 9-11 ...
Sanitarian IV, Registered (Plan Review Specialist)
Dec 7
Baltimore, MD, USA
Maryland Department of Health
Applicants may substitute a master's degree in public health or environmental health sciences for one year
User Experience Analyst
Nov 29
Anne Arundel County, USA
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Job Type : Full-time Location : Annapolis, Maryland, US The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) invites ...