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Scientist Environmental Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$90,301 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scientist Environmental is $90,301 a year and $43 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Scientist Environmental is between $63,754 and $111,892. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Scientist Environmental. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, 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.
Scientist Environmental Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Job family population: 81,920

Estimated population of Scientist Environmental jobs: 18,199

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Scientist Environmental Job Listings for Rhode Island, United States

Senior Principal Engineer or Scientist
Mar 19
Warwick, RI, USA
F.W. Webb
Webb, Northeast's largest wholesale distributor of plumbing, heating, HVAC and industrial supplies with Alliance Environmental is seeking a full-time Senior Principal Engineer or Scientist for it ...
Data Scientist
Feb 20
Providence, RI, USA
Silverman McGovern
Skills and Requirements: * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Marketing, Statistics ... Ability to work in an ambiguous environment * Passion for data, understanding customers, and ...
Dean of Health & Rehabilitative Sciences
Mar 21
Warwick, United States
Community College of Rhode Island
Dean of Health & Rehabilitative Sciences Multi-Campus Locations REPORTS TO: Vice President for ... Work collaboratively with others in a diverse and inclusive environment. * Demonstrate a commitment ...
Technical Support Specialist
Feb 25
Providence, RI, USA
A2B Tracking
Education/Skills/Experience * 1 to 3 years in a professional customer-service, tech support or help desk environment. * Associates Degree in Computer Science or other technical degree is required ...
Cloud Engineer
Feb 20
Providence, RI, USA
Silverman McGovern
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS, Data Science or similar) * Master's degree is preferred * 2+ years experience in MDM or Architecture roles for a SQL environment * Building ...
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