Salary for Environmental Engineering Technicians

Also known as:  Air Analysis Engineering Technician, Environmental Remediation Engineering Technician, Environmental Technician, Pollution Control Engineering Technician helps agriculture and food professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Guided by environmental engineers or scientists, environmental engineering technicians modify, test, and operate equipment and devices used in environmental engineering projects. These professionals may assist in the clean up of contaminated sites or hazardous waste spills, or may work in a laboratory tagging samples, recording data, and logging observations. A high school diploma is the minimum requirement for this occupation, but the majority of environmental engineering technicians have obtained Bachelor's degrees in related disciplines.

An Environmental Engineering Technician can get an average salary between 32000 to 48000 based on education and experience. Environmental Engineering Technicians can earn wages of Forty Six Thousand dollars on a yearly basis.

Environmental Engineering Technicians are compensated most highly in Nevada, where they can get average pay levels of just about $61140. People with these jobs can receive the best pay in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they can receive average job salaries of $61900.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 12.99 percent nationwide in that time.
Environmental Engineering Technicians tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $61,900
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $60,210
Manufacturing $52,690
Public Administration $50,820
Wholesale Trade $50,400
Transportation and Warehousing $50,090
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $44,200
Educational Services $45,440
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $45,460
Construction $46,070
Management of Companies and Enterprises $46,960
Other Services (except Public Administration) $47,120