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How much does a Forester make in Oregon?

Average Forester Hourly Wage in Oregon

Foresters earn a median hourly wage of $29.44. Hourly wages typically start from $23.19 and go up to $38.05.

Average Forester Yearly Salary in Oregon

Foresters earn a median salary of $61,230 per year. Salaries typically start from $48,230 and go up to $79,150.

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    • 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 Oregon earn:

$38.05
an hour
$79,150
per year
Senior Forester Earnings

Senior Foresters in Oregon earn:

$33.85
an hour
$70,410
per year
Experienced Forester Earnings

Experienced Foresters in Oregon earn:

$29.44
an hour
$61,230
per year
Junior Forester Earnings

Junior Foresters in Oregon earn:

$25.82
an hour
$53,710
per year
Starting Forester Earnings

Starting Foresters in Oregon earn:

$23.19
an hour
$48,230
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Forester salary comparison

Foresters earn more than 67% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers in Oregon. Forester salaries are in the top 57% of all careers in Oregon.

Farmer Salary in Oregon $69k
Forester Salary $62k
Certified Crop Advisor Salary in Oregon $61k
Biomass Plant Technician Salary in Oregon $51k
Agricultural and Food Science Technician Salary in Oregon $38k
Grain Elevator Worker Salary in Oregon $36k
Agricultural Worker Salary in Oregon $33k
Nursery Worker Salary in Oregon $21k

Historical salary for Foresters in Oregon

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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