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How much does a Forester make in Pennsylvania?

Average Forester Hourly Wage in Pennsylvania

Foresters earn a median hourly wage of $31.18. Hourly wages typically start from $22.42 and go up to $40.30.

Average Forester Yearly Salary in Pennsylvania

Foresters earn a median salary of $64,850 per year. Salaries typically start from $46,640 and go up to $83,820.

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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 Pennsylvania earn:

$40.30
an hour
$83,820
per year
Senior Forester Earnings

Senior Foresters in Pennsylvania earn:

$36.21
an hour
$75,330
per year
Experienced Forester Earnings

Experienced Foresters in Pennsylvania earn:

$31.18
an hour
$64,850
per year
Junior Forester Earnings

Junior Foresters in Pennsylvania earn:

$27.18
an hour
$56,540
per year
Starting Forester Earnings

Starting Foresters in Pennsylvania earn:

$22.42
an hour
$46,640
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Forester salary comparison

Foresters earn more than 81% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers in Pennsylvania. Forester salaries are in the top 57% of all careers in Pennsylvania.

Biofuels Production Manager Salary in Pennsylvania $97k
Forester Salary $64k
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Pennsylvania $56k
Soil and Water Conservationist Salary in Pennsylvania $53k
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $43k
Lawn Care Specialist Salary in Pennsylvania $37k
Agricultural Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $31k
Nursery Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $22k

Historical salary for Foresters in Pennsylvania

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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