Environmental Scientist salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

Average salary
$56,000/yr
Based on 74 income tax records
Total salary range: is $45,500 - $73,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Environmental Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Environmental Scientist is $56,000 per year. This is based on data from 74 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Environmental Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Environmental Scientist salary can vary between $27,500 to $111,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Environmental Scientist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago, IL
25 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$47K – $80K
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Indianapolis, IN
19 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$41K – $56K

Environmental Scientist salary by company

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Environmental Scientist demographics in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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65% are single
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35% are married
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33% have kids
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39% own a home

Environmental Scientist salaries by age in Chicago Metro Area, IL

$0
$22,125
$44,250
$66,375
$88,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Environmental Scientists in Chicago Metro Area, IL

74 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a environmental scientist in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $56,000 per year. Environmental scientist salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $27,500 to $111,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 74 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as environmental scientist.
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.