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Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health

Perform laboratory and field tests to monitor the environment and investigate sources of pollution, including those that affect health, under the direction of an environmental scientist, engineer, or other specialist. May collect samples of gases, soil, water, and other materials for testing. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 2.0%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 338
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $29.03 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $63,870 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not. 
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