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The average aquatic ecologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $83,301 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. This is 14% higher (+$10,227) than the average aquatic ecologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,808. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.