Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,230
25th Percentile Wage
$49,670
50th Percentile Wage
$60,510
75th Percentile Wage
$72,190
90th Percentile Wage
$81,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental science and protection technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade. 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 $81,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid environmental science and protection technicians is $35,230.

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 wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201660,5102.97%52.77%
201558,7103.12%-
201456,88031.38%-
201339,03026.77%-
201228,580--

Compare Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of environmental science and protection technicians in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed environmental science and protection technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$28,930
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$28,580

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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