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Environmental Health Technician - Federal Salaries of 2022

Pay Rates for "Environmental Health Technician"

How much does an Environmental Health Technician in the federal government get paid? $55,116.25* *Based on the 2022 average.

Environmental Health Technician was the 510th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2022, with 8 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2022, the Office Secretary Health and Human Services hired the most employees titled Environmental Health Technician, with an average salary of $46,767.

Government Environmental Health Technician jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Environmental Health Technician job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

This occupation includes positions that involve investigating, evaluating, and providing information on sanitation practices, techniques, and methods for the purpose of identifying, preventing, and eliminating environmental health hazards. Positions in this occupation require a practical knowledge of basic environmental health concepts, principles, methods, and techniques, including survey and inspection techniques and control and eradication methods.

Agencies that have hired an Environmental Health Technician

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 4 $46,766.75
Veterans Health Administration 2 $68,428.50
National Park Service 1 $63,848.00
Citizenship and Immigration Services 1 $53,158.00

Environmental Health Technician Pay Distribution

The average pay for an Environmental Health Technician is $55,116.25. The highest paid Environmental Health Technician made $73,009 in 2022.

Common Environmental Health Technician Payscales

Payscale Number of Environmental Health Technician Employees
GS - General Schedule 8

Starting Paygrade: $20,999.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $63,734.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10
Category: Technical and Medical Support

Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade

GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Environmental Health Technician jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Medical Support AssistanceClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Cash ProcessingClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Irrigation System OperationTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Data TranscriberClerical and Administrative SupportGS-1GS-9
Consumer Safety InspectionTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average Environmental Health Technician Pay Trend from 2004 to 2022

In 2004, the average pay for an Environmental Health Technician was $38,280. Since then, the average pay has increased to $55,116 in 2022.

Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0698.

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