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Ecologist salary in United States

How much does an Ecologist make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $71,828
Low $45,548
High $113,269

The average salary for a ecologist is $71,828 per year in the United States. 155 salaries reported, updated at November 30, 2023

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Top companies for Ecologists in United States

  1. Oak Ridge National Laboratory
    245 reviews5 salaries reported
    $123,445per year
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Highest paying cities for Ecologists near United States

  1. Austin, TX
    $102,615 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Woodinville, WA
    $81,628 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $79,485 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $76,159 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $75,339 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Kent, WA
    $71,313 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Boulder, CO
    $63,393 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Salt Lake City, UT
    $48,279 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Waukegan, IL
    $41,334 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can an Ecologist earn more?

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Salary satisfaction

Based on 53 ratings

60% of Ecologists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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