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What is the average salary for Foresters in the United States?

Foresters earn an average hourly wage of $28.88. Hourly wages typically start from $18.11 and go up to $41.23. Foresters earn an average salary of $60,070 per year. Salaries typically start from $37,680 and go up to $85,750.

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 Foresters in the United States earn:

$41.23 an hour $85,750 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Foresters in the United States earn:

$34.38 an hour $71,520 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Foresters in the United States earn:

$27.87 an hour $57,980 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Foresters in the United States earn:

$22.42 an hour $46,630 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Foresters in the United States earn:

$18.11 an hour $37,680 per year

Historical salary for Foresters in the United States

Forester salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Forester Salary in Louisiana $35.27 $73,370 # 1
Forester Salary in California $35.03 $72,870 # 2
Forester Salary in New Jersey $33.53 $69,750 # 3
Forester Salary in Illinois $33.48 $69,650 # 4
Forester Salary in Connecticut $33.36 $69,380 # 5
Forester Salary in Alaska $32.56 $67,720 # 6
Forester Salary in Michigan $31.03 $64,540 # 7
Forester Salary in Oregon $30.96 $64,400 # 8
Forester Salary in Massachusetts $30.89 $64,240 # 9
Forester Salary in Pennsylvania $30.81 $64,080 # 10
Forester Salary in Iowa $30.64 $63,730 # 11
Forester Salary in Washington $30.51 $63,450 # 12
Forester Salary in New Hampshire $30.17 $62,750 # 13
Forester Salary in North Carolina $29.80 $61,980 # 14
Forester Salary in Maryland $29.40 $61,160 # 15
Forester Salary in Minnesota $29.03 $60,390 # 16
Forester Salary in New York $28.09 $58,420 # 17
Forester Salary in South Carolina $27.70 $57,610 # 18
Forester Salary in Vermont $27.59 $57,400 # 19
Forester Salary in Arkansas $27.58 $57,370 # 20
Forester Salary in Wyoming $27.54 $57,280 # 21
Forester Salary in Alabama $27.49 $57,170 # 22
Forester Salary in Colorado $27.41 $57,010 # 23
Forester Salary in Virginia $27.15 $56,470 # 24
Forester Salary in Arizona $27.05 $56,270 # 25
Forester Salary in Texas $26.71 $55,570 # 26
Forester Salary in Ohio $26.72 $55,570 # 27
Forester Salary in Florida $26.62 $55,370 # 28
Forester Salary in Maine $26.24 $54,580 # 29
Forester Salary in Utah $25.98 $54,040 # 30
Forester Salary in Idaho $25.69 $53,430 # 31
Forester Salary in Wisconsin $25.54 $53,130 # 32
Forester Salary in Tennessee $25.36 $52,750 # 33
Forester Salary in Mississippi $25.32 $52,660 # 34
Forester Salary in Missouri $25.29 $52,600 # 35
Forester Salary in Montana $25.22 $52,450 # 36
Forester Salary in Nebraska $25.08 $52,170 # 37
Forester Salary in North Dakota $23.90 $49,720 # 38
Forester Salary in South Dakota $23.49 $48,860 # 39
Forester Salary in Georgia $23.34 $48,550 # 40
Forester Salary in Indiana $22.99 $47,830 # 41
Forester Salary in New Mexico $22.92 $47,660 # 42
Forester Salary in Oklahoma $21.71 $45,160 # 43
Forester Salary in Kentucky $20.90 $43,470 # 44
Forester Salary in West Virginia $20.47 $42,580 # 45
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics