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Environmental Engineer Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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.

Average Annual Salary of Environmental Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,260
25th Percentile Wage
$44,720
50th Percentile Wage
$72,080
75th Percentile Wage
$91,880
90th Percentile Wage
$110,460

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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,0808.23%35.39%
201566,150-3.49%-
201468,46034.85%-
201344,600-4.42%-
201246,570--

Compare Environmental Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

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
$76,030
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$75,820

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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