The salary statistics of environmental engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare environmental engineer salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 engineers is $110,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid environmental engineers is $35,260.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of environmental engineers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of environmental engineers in two industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. For detailed environmental engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .