Salary for Climate Change Analysts

Also known as:  Ecological Modeler, Environmental Analyst, Environmental Scientist, Hazardous Substances Scientist, Health Environmentalist, Water Pollution Scientist, Water Quality Analyst helps government professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Professionals employed as climate change analysts read and review studies concerning climate change and environmental issues. They relay policy recommendations based on this information to special interest groups and legislators. Additionally, these professionals may conduct independent research into policies, practices, legislation and procedures regarding climate change management, and provide analystical support and expert advise for the development of policy briefs and educational outreach programs. They may also write grant applications for climate change, sustainability and environmental programs. A background in environmental science is usually required for this position.

A Climate Change Analyst will usually earn a compensation ranging between 56000 - 84000 based on tenure level. Climate Change Analysts usually receive an average compensation of Seventy One Thousand dollars each year.

Climate Change Analysts are paid most highly in the District of Columbia, where they receive average job salaries of near $104880. People holding this job title can obtain the highest compensation in Utilities, where they receive average wages of $81540.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 28.56 percent nationwide in that time.
Climate Change Analysts tend to make the most in the following industries
Management of Companies and Enterprises $81,540
Utilities $81,460
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $81,190
Transportation and Warehousing $78,130
Health Care and Social Assistance $76,440
Manufacturing $74,070
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $56,720
Public Administration $64,520
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $64,680
Other Services (except Public Administration) $65,990
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $68,050
Construction $70,360