How much does an Environmental Manager make in the United States? The average Environmental Manager salary in the United States is $118,683 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $104,695 and $133,874. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Environmental Manager

Environmental Manager oversees the analysis and evaluation of air, water, and land systems to determine if pollutants are present and directs the implementation of appropriate corrective action if necessary. Develops and plans policies and procedures related to air, water, and land systems in accordance with organization and government rules and regulations. Being an Environmental Manager evaluates operations and makes recommendations to reduce waste or pollution. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Environmental Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Environmental Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be an Environmental Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Environmental Manager: Environmental Consulting, Environment Management, Environmental Compliance

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