Environmental technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Environmental technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Washington $72,380
Rhode Island $68,850
District of Columbia $60,690
Utah $55,200
California $57,740
Idaho $59,040
Massachusetts $57,530
Maryland $56,180
Minnesota $52,220
Oregon $54,670
Alaska $50,670
New York $49,240
Louisiana $46,410
New Mexico $46,220
Arkansas $47,490
Alabama $47,130
Connecticut $45,850
Nevada $48,850
North Dakota $42,130
Colorado $47,520
Hawaii $45,400
Nebraska $47,040
Pennsylvania $44,613
Iowa $47,000
Kansas $45,700
New Hampshire $47,020
Wisconsin $47,260
Virginia $40,940
Texas $43,040
Michigan $44,380
Illinois $42,330
New Jersey $41,610
Kentucky $38,720
Ohio $44,240
Florida $40,280
Oklahoma $44,130
Wyoming $40,280
Indiana $39,080
Tennessee $41,620
West Virginia $41,340
Montana $40,930
Missouri $39,090
North Carolina $40,990
Arizona $39,720
South Carolina $38,840
Maine $36,380
Mississippi $37,210
Vermont $36,350
Georgia $33,070
Delaware $36,210
South Dakota $28,320
Puerto Rico $24,170

How do environmental technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Environmental technicians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than foresters but more than forest and conservation workers.

Career Median Salary
Forester salary $61K
Forensic science technician salary $58K
Biomass plant technician salary $57K
Scientist salary $38K
Explosives worker salary $50K
Environmental technician salary $46K
Biotechnician salary $44K
Marine biologist salary $32K
Forest and conservation worker salary $27K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)