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What is the average salary for Conservation Scientists in the United States?

Conservation Scientists earn an average hourly wage of $30.97. Hourly wages typically start from $18.27 and go up to $44.42. Conservation Scientists earn an average salary of $64,420 per year. Salaries typically start from $38,000 and go up to $92,400.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Conservation Scientists in the United States earn:

$44.42 an hour $92,400 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Conservation Scientists in the United States earn:

$36.75 an hour $76,440 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Conservation Scientists in the United States earn:

$29.74 an hour $61,860 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Conservation Scientists in the United States earn:

$23.03 an hour $47,910 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Conservation Scientists in the United States earn:

$18.27 an hour $38,000 per year

Historical salary for Conservation Scientists in the United States

Conservation Scientist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Conservation Scientist Salary in Alaska $43.96 $91,440 # 1
Conservation Scientist Salary in Connecticut $41.81 $86,970 # 2
Conservation Scientist Salary in Rhode Island $38.94 $80,990 # 3
Conservation Scientist Salary in District of Columbia $38.75 $80,610 # 4
Conservation Scientist Salary in New Jersey $38.23 $79,520 # 5
Conservation Scientist Salary in Florida $37.60 $78,210 # 6
Conservation Scientist Salary in Hawaii $36.66 $76,260 # 7
Conservation Scientist Salary in California $36.61 $76,140 # 8
Conservation Scientist Salary in New Hampshire $36.26 $75,410 # 9
Conservation Scientist Salary in Tennessee $35.88 $74,620 # 10
Conservation Scientist Salary in Illinois $35.80 $74,470 # 11
Conservation Scientist Salary in New Mexico $35.26 $73,340 # 12
Conservation Scientist Salary in West Virginia $34.86 $72,510 # 13
Conservation Scientist Salary in Oregon $34.47 $71,710 # 14
Conservation Scientist Salary in Maryland $34.15 $71,030 # 15
Conservation Scientist Salary in Alabama $33.76 $70,220 # 16
Conservation Scientist Salary in Kansas $33.47 $69,610 # 17
Conservation Scientist Salary in Colorado $33.03 $68,690 # 18
Conservation Scientist Salary in New York $32.90 $68,440 # 19
Conservation Scientist Salary in Arizona $32.71 $68,040 # 20
Conservation Scientist Salary in Minnesota $32.24 $67,050 # 21
Conservation Scientist Salary in Wisconsin $31.20 $64,890 # 22
Conservation Scientist Salary in North Dakota $31.15 $64,780 # 23
Conservation Scientist Salary in Georgia $30.98 $64,440 # 24
Conservation Scientist Salary in Idaho $30.49 $63,430 # 25
Conservation Scientist Salary in Ohio $30.28 $62,980 # 26
Conservation Scientist Salary in Arkansas $30.22 $62,860 # 27
Conservation Scientist Salary in Wyoming $30.18 $62,780 # 28
Conservation Scientist Salary in Virginia $30.04 $62,470 # 29
Conservation Scientist Salary in Louisiana $29.82 $62,020 # 30
Conservation Scientist Salary in Oklahoma $29.51 $61,380 # 31
Conservation Scientist Salary in Montana $29.49 $61,340 # 32
Conservation Scientist Salary in Massachusetts $29.43 $61,210 # 33
Conservation Scientist Salary in Nevada $29.39 $61,130 # 34
Conservation Scientist Salary in Michigan $29.22 $60,770 # 35
Conservation Scientist Salary in North Carolina $29.03 $60,380 # 36
Conservation Scientist Salary in Nebraska $28.54 $59,360 # 37
Conservation Scientist Salary in Indiana $28.47 $59,220 # 38
Conservation Scientist Salary in Kentucky $28.19 $58,630 # 39
Conservation Scientist Salary in Utah $28.15 $58,560 # 40
Conservation Scientist Salary in Pennsylvania $27.80 $57,820 # 41
Conservation Scientist Salary in South Dakota $27.80 $57,820 # 42
Conservation Scientist Salary in Washington $27.75 $57,720 # 43
Conservation Scientist Salary in Maine $27.67 $57,550 # 44
Conservation Scientist Salary in Delaware $27.18 $56,540 # 45
Conservation Scientist Salary in Iowa $26.91 $55,980 # 46
Conservation Scientist Salary in Missouri $26.90 $55,960 # 47
Conservation Scientist Salary in Texas $26.69 $55,510 # 48
Conservation Scientist Salary in Mississippi $26.05 $54,190 # 49
Conservation Scientist Salary in South Carolina $25.98 $54,050 # 50
Conservation Scientist Salary in Vermont $25.20 $52,420 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics