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Environmental Technician Salary
in United Kingdom

£37,884 (GBP)

Average Salary

£18/hr

Average Hourly

£750

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 29, 2020

The average pay for an Environmental Technician is £37,884 a year and £18 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for an Environmental Technician is between £27,479 and £46,518. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Environmental Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Creates methods and devices used in the prevention, control, and correction of environmental hazards, working closely with environmental engineers and scientists.
  • Uses principles and theories of science and engineering to solve technical problems.
  • Inspects and keeps equipment affecting air pollution and recycling maintained.
  • Conducts tests and field investigations to obtain data for use by environmental, engineering, and scientific personnel in determining sources and methods of controlling pollutants in air, water, and soil, utilizing knowledge of agriculture, chemistry, meteorology, and principles of applied technologies.
  • Work is more limited in scope and more practically oriented than that of scientists and engineers.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£43,918
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (abbreviated to UK or U.K.) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the southwest, giving it the 12th-longest coastline...

Environmental Technician Job Listings for United Kingdom

Safety, Health and Environment Technician Apprenticeship Level 3
Jan 13
Hounslow Central, UK
Heathrow Employment & Skills Academy
... environmental matters • Ensure the employers' practices comply with legal and workplace ... Technician
Environmental Services Technician - Water Hygiene
Dec 6
southen united, UK
AndersElite
They currently have a number of opportunities for Environmental Service Technicians across the South and South West of the UK including Bristol, Gloucester, Southampton, Bournemouth, Portsmouth and ...
Environmental Trainee / Environmental Graduate
Jan 15
Pickering, UK
Bluetownonline LTD
Environmental Specialist Location: Pickering Salary : Competitive Job Type: Full Time, Permanent ... Technician, plant Maintenance, Chemical Maintenance may also be considered for this role.
Asbestos Surveyor - Norfolk
Jan 18
Norwich, UK
Future Select Limited
... environmental services to clients throughout the UK. The successful candidate will be based in or ... Lab Technicians, Administrators, Project/Regional /Technical/Quality/Training/Sales Managers ...
Asbestos Site Analyst - London
Jan 16
City of London, UK
Future Select Limited
... and environmental services across the UK. They are currently recruiting for a focused and hard ... Lab Technicians, Administrators, Project/Regional /Technical/Quality/Training/Sales Managers ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Environmental Technician is £37,884 a year and £18 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for an Environmental Technician is between £27,479 and £46,518. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Environmental Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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