How much does a research environmental scientist make?
Research Environmental Scientists in America make an average salary of $83,350 per year or $40.07 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $134,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $51,000. Some of the states with the best Research Environmental Scientist salaries are Rhode Island, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, Alaska, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Research Environmental Scientist is 1.8 years.