Environmental Scientist and Health Specialist Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental scientists and health specialists in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental scientists and health specialists among Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,440
25th Percentile Wage
$59,610
50th Percentile Wage
$73,350
75th Percentile Wage
$90,500
90th Percentile Wage
$108,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental scientists and health specialists in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,440.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental scientists and health specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$73,350
4.31% 5.49%
2016
$70,190
1.61% -
2015
$69,060
-2.24% -
2014
$70,610
3.04% -
2013
$68,460
-1.26% -
2012
$69,320
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental scientists and health specialists in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental scientists and health specialists in state of Connecticut ranges from $71,310 to $77,600. The highest paying area for environmental scientists and health specialists in Connecticut is New Haven with a median annual salary of $77,600. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk (mean annual salary $73,490). The lowest paying area is Danbury with a median annual salary of $71,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Haven
$77,600
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$73,490
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$72,480
Danbury
$71,310




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for environmental scientists and health specialists

💰 Highest paying industries for environmental scientists and health specialists.