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How much does a Forest and Conservation Worker make in the United States?

Average Forest and Conservation Worker Hourly Wage in the United States

Forest and Conservation Workers earn a median hourly wage of $12.59. Hourly wages typically start from $9.07 and go up to $22.43.

Average Forest and Conservation Worker Yearly Salary in the United States

Forest and Conservation Workers earn a median salary of $26,190 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,870 and go up to $46,660.

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Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings

The highest earning Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States earn:

$22.43
an hour
$46,660
per year
Senior Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings

Senior Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States earn:

$17.60
an hour
$36,610
per year
Experienced Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings

Experienced Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States earn:

$12.59
an hour
$26,190
per year
Junior Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings

Junior Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States earn:

$9.42
an hour
$19,600
per year
Starting Forest and Conservation Worker Earnings

Starting Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States earn:

$9.07
an hour
$18,870
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Forest and Conservation Worker salary comparison

Forest and Conservation Workers earn less than 83% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers. Forest and Conservation Worker salaries are in the bottom 73% of all careers in the United States.

Biofuels Production Manager Salary $93k
Landscape Architect Salary $64k
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary $60k
Certified Crop Advisor Salary $49k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary $37k
Lawn Care Specialist Salary $32k
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary $27k
Agricultural Worker Salary $26k
Nursery Worker Salary $19k

Historical salary for Forest and Conservation Workers in the United States

Forest and Conservation Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Alabama $26.67 $55,480 # 1
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $20.70 $43,050 # 2
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Texas $19.10 $39,730 # 3
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in New Jersey $18.92 $39,360 # 4
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Virginia $17.57 $36,540 # 5
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Nebraska $16.95 $35,260 # 6
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Massachusetts $17.15 $35,670 # 7
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Illinois $15.51 $32,260 # 8
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Louisiana $16.63 $34,590 # 9
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in North Dakota $16.69 $34,720 # 10
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Oregon $16.24 $33,790 # 11
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Iowa $14.36 $29,860 # 12
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Michigan $15.29 $31,810 # 13
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Minnesota $13.03 $27,110 # 14
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in South Carolina $12.11 $25,180 # 15
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Kansas $13.86 $28,830 # 16
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in North Carolina $12.03 $25,030 # 17
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Wyoming $13.29 $27,650 # 18
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Montana $12.54 $26,080 # 19
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Wisconsin $11.31 $23,530 # 20
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in South Dakota $11.22 $23,340 # 21
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Washington $9.57 $19,910 # 22
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in New Mexico $12.24 $25,450 # 23
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Tennessee $11.08 $23,040 # 24
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in California $9.08 $18,880 # 25
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Georgia $9.10 $18,920 # 26
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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