Sustainability Manager

Sustainability Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$172,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Dow Chemical Company
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a sustainability manager make?
The national average salary for a Sustainability Manager in the U.S. is $81,599 annually or $39.23 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $172,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $38,000. Professional companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Sustainability Manager salaries are District of Columbia, North Dakota, Alabama, Maryland, and Colorado. The typical employment for a Sustainability Manager is 2.5 years.

Average Sustainability Manager Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Sustainability Manager in the United States is $81,599 per year or $39.23 per hour. The city with the highest Sustainability Manager salary is Washington, DC at $137,079 per year. Even an entry-level Sustainability Manager makes $83,000 per year in Washington, DC. Some of the states with the best Sustainability Manager salaries are District of Columbia, North Dakota, Alabama, Maryland, Colorado, South Dakota, and Virginia. Michigan, Nevada, Arizona, Florida, and Oregon are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$137,079
2
Bethesda, MD
$122,325
3
Arlington, VA
$118,425
4
Sacramento, CA
$113,949
5
Cambridge, MA
$113,735

Average Sustainability Manager Salary By Company

If you are a Sustainability Manager, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Sustainability Managers. The Dow Chemical Company and Carnival are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like PVH and Harvard University report highly competitive salaries for Sustainability Managers.

Average Sustainability Manager Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Sustainability Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Energy companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Sustainability Managers. Energy companies pay Sustainability Managers an average salary of $85,975, Manufacturing companies pay $83,052, and Hospitality companys come in at $82,567. At $76,296, the average salary for Sustainability Managers in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$85,975
2
Manufacturing
$83,052
3
Hospitality
$82,567
4
Retail
$76,296

Recently Added Sustainability Manager Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Express Employment Professionals-Bradenton
Sustainability Manager
12/31/2019
$79,577
Corporation for Findlay Market
Sustainability Manager
10/26/2019
$35,000
City of Norfolk, Va
Sustainability Manager
09/24/2019
$72,930
City of Colorado Springs
Sustainability Manager
08/23/2019
$81,756
SBM Management
Sustainability Manager
06/06/2019
$50,000
Sustainability Manager
06/04/2019
$50,000