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How much does a Forester make in New York?

Average Forester Hourly Wage in New York

Foresters earn a median hourly wage of $29.43. Hourly wages typically start from $24.33 and go up to $38.45.

Average Forester Yearly Salary in New York

Foresters earn a median salary of $61,210 per year. Salaries typically start from $50,610 and go up to $79,970.

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How to Become a Forester

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of the District of Columbia | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Forester Earnings by Seniority

Top End Forester Earnings

The highest earning Foresters in New York earn:

$38.45
an hour
$79,970
per year
Senior Forester Earnings

Senior Foresters in New York earn:

$34.34
an hour
$71,430
per year
Experienced Forester Earnings

Experienced Foresters in New York earn:

$29.43
an hour
$61,210
per year
Junior Forester Earnings

Junior Foresters in New York earn:

$26.37
an hour
$54,860
per year
Starting Forester Earnings

Starting Foresters in New York earn:

$24.33
an hour
$50,610
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Forester salary comparison

Foresters earn more than 54% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers in New York. Forester salaries are in the top 57% of all careers in New York.

Landscape Architect Salary in New York $68k
Agricultural Inspector Salary in New York $61k
Forester Salary $61k
Biomass Plant Technician Salary in New York $59k
Arborist Salary in New York $46k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary in New York $38k
Agricultural Worker Salary in New York $29k
Nursery Worker Salary in New York $23k

Historical salary for Foresters in New York

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Forester

Interested in becoming a Forester? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good forester? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of the District of Columbia | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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