Graduates from ENHS regularly find positions in the environmental and occupational fields in government, industry, academia, consulting firms. Potential employment opportunities include positions with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), State Health Departments, State Departments of Environmental Quality or Environmental Protection, major manufacturing and petrochemical industries, and environmental and civil engineering consulting firms.
The salary range for positions mentioned above is $44,550 – $143,700 according to academic training, certifications, and experience (Source: whatispublichealth.org).
Environmental Health & Safety Specialist is listed as one of the 10 booming jobs according to 2010 CNN Money Magazine.
As of Mar 16, 2019, the average annual pay for an Environmental Scientist in the United States is $52,614 a year.