Environmental Science and Protection Technician Salary Information in Utah

The average annual and hourly salaries for environmental science and protection technicians in the state of Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of environmental science and protection technicians among Utah 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Environmental Science and Protection Technicians in Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,700
25th Percentile Wage
$38,560
50th Percentile Wage
$50,180
75th Percentile Wage
$74,040
90th Percentile Wage
$88,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental science and protection technicians in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $88,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,700.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.80
25th Percentile Wage
$18.54
50th Percentile Wage
$24.13
75th Percentile Wage
$35.60
90th Percentile Wage
$42.32

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for environmental science and protection technicians in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.32. The median hourly salary is $24.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.80.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of environmental science and protection technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,18013.69%10.98%
201543,310-3.46%-
201444,810-2.77%-
201346,0503.00%-
201244,670--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in some Utah cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of environmental science and protection technicians in state of Utah ranges from $44,600 to $49,710. The highest paying area for environmental science and protection technicians in Utah is Ogden-Clearfield with a median annual salary of $49,710. The lowest paying area is Salt Lake City with a median annual salary of $44,600.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ogden-Clearfield
$49,710
Salt Lake City
$44,600


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