Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental science and protection technicians in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental science and protection technicians among Massachusetts cities 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 Science and Protection Technicians in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,700
25th Percentile Wage
$45,770
50th Percentile Wage
$56,250
75th Percentile Wage
$66,180
90th Percentile Wage
$78,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental science and protection technicians in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental science and protection technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,250
4.39% 36.05%
2016
$53,780
12.40% -
2015
$47,110
2.65% -
2014
$45,860
20.67% -
2013
$36,380
1.13% -
2012
$35,970
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in state of Massachusetts ranges from $39,670 to $68,000. The highest paying area for environmental science and protection technicians in Massachusetts is Barnstable Town with a median annual salary of $68,000. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $56,640). The lowest paying area is Framingham with a median annual salary of $39,670.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Barnstable Town
$68,000
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$56,640
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$55,120
Worcester
$54,400
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$42,170
Springfield
$40,630
Framingham
$39,670




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for environmental science and protection technicians

💰 Highest paying industries for environmental science and protection technicians.