What's the starting pay?
- *Statewide Average $20 to $23/hr. ($41,000 to $47,000 annually)
- *Lane County Average $19 to $22/hr. ($39,000 to $45,000 annually)
- *Entry Level $11 to $16/hr. ($22,000 to $33,000 annually)
*Average salary ranges are based on Oregon Employment Department wage data for related occupations including environmental science technician, environmental engineering technician, life-physical-social science technician, and public relations specialist.
This degree will prepare students for careers as sustainability coordinators, resource management technicians, corporate social responsibility coordinators, environmental specialists, recycling coordinators, pollution prevention specialists and energy or waste reduction analysts. Graduates may work for public agencies, school districts, colleges or universities, non-governmental organizations, nonprofit organizations, private businesses or corporations.
Sustainability Coordinator is an emerging occupation. Market surveys of regional and statewide employers indicate job growth potential is significant and expected to increase.
Lane’s main campus is tucked into the foothills of the Oregon Cascades, providing a stunning landscape for your education. With incredible resources on campus like advising, tutoring services, the library, First Year Experience and so many more, you have the opportunity to make the most out of your degree. Lane also offers student housing at Titan Court in downtown Eugene, next to our Mary Spilde Center. Ready to learn more? Schedule a campus tour to explore our beautiful campus and amazing facilities.