Environmental Scientist and Health Specialist Salary Information in Rhode Island

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental scientists and health specialists in the state of Rhode Island are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental scientists and health specialists amongst Rhode Island areas 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 Scientists and Health Specialists in Rhode Island

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,070
25th Percentile Wage
$67,850
50th Percentile Wage
$81,860
75th Percentile Wage
$95,870
90th Percentile Wage
$109,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental scientists and health specialists in Rhode Island in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $109,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,070.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental scientists and health specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,860
-3.38% -2.27%
2016
$84,630
-2.25% -
2015
$86,530
5.79% -
2014
$81,520
-2.39% -
2013
$83,470
-0.30% -
2012
$83,720
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Environmental Scientists and Health Specialists in Rhode Island Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental scientists and health specialists in some Rhode Island cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental scientists and health specialists in state of Rhode Island ranges from $80,130 to $81,150. The highest paying area for environmental scientists and health specialists in Rhode Island is Providence-Fall River-Warwick with a median annual salary of $81,150. The lowest paying area is Norwich-New London with a median annual salary of $80,130.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Providence-Fall River-Warwick
$81,150
Norwich-New London
$80,130




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for environmental scientists and health specialists

💰 Highest paying industries for environmental scientists and health specialists.