Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of environmental science and protection technicians in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare environmental science and protection technician salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,380
25th Percentile Wage
$33,520
50th Percentile Wage
$41,660
75th Percentile Wage
$54,610
90th Percentile Wage
$72,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental science and protection technicians in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) environmental science and protection technicians is $72,990. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid environmental science and protection technicians is $28,380.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of environmental science and protection technicians in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201641,660-29.16%22.44%
201553,81039.96%-
201232,310--

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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