Outdoor Careers For Enterprising People With A Degree In Environmental Science

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1. Photographer

Photographer

Photographer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$52k
Growth
-5.6%
Satisfaction
4.0 / 5

A photographer is a professional that focuses on the art of taking photographs with a digital or film camera.

2. Conservation Scientist

Conservation Scientist

Conservation Scientist

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Avg Wage
$42k
Growth
+6.3%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

A conservation scientist is someone who manages the overall land quality of forests, parks, rangelands, and other natural resources.

3. Urban Planner

Urban Planner

Urban Planner

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$74k
Growth
+12.8%
Satisfaction
3.2 / 5

An urban planner is someone who develops plans and programs for the use of land.

4. Sustainability Officer

Sustainability Officer

Sustainability Officer

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$140k
Growth
-3.9%
Satisfaction
3.6 / 5

Within the last twenty years, corporations have begun to make the environment a priority while producing goods or providing services.

5. Environmental Consultant

Environmental Consultant

Environmental Consultant

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Avg Wage
$69k
Growth
+11.1%
Satisfaction
2.9 / 5

6. Environmental Technician

Environmental Technician

Environmental Technician

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Avg Wage
$48k
Growth
+12.1%
Satisfaction
3.0 / 5

Environmental technology is an umbrella term, under which there are many different types of specialized jobs.

7. Event Planner

Event Planner

Event Planner

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$38k
Growth
+10.9%
Satisfaction
3.5 / 5

An event planner (also known as a meeting and/or convention planner) is someone who coordinates all aspects of professional meetings and events.

8. Food Server

Food Server

Food Server

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$29k
Growth
+7.0%
Satisfaction
2.4 / 5

A food server is someone who performs a variety of customer service, food preparation, and cleaning duties in full-service restaurants, casual dining eateries, and other eating and drinking places.

9. Biologist

Biologist

Biologist

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Avg Wage
$67k
Growth
+9.0%
Satisfaction
3.4 / 5

A biologist is a scientist who studies life, specifically organisms and their relationship to their environment.

10. Project Manager

Project Manager

Project Manager

Your Match?
Avg Wage
$65k
Growth
N/A
Satisfaction
3.1 / 5

A project manager is a motivated and effective leader who is accountable for the success or failure of a project.