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Highest Paying Cities for Forest and Conservation Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for forest and conservation technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of forest and conservation technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $59,790, Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts is the highest paying city for forest and conservation technicians. It is followed by Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina (average annual salary $55,390). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of forest and conservation technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Forest and Conservation Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$59,790
30
2 Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$55,390
30
3 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$54,320
n/a
4 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$53,060
40
5 St Louis, Missouri
$51,900
40
6 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$51,630
40
7 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$51,630
30
8 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$51,540
60
9 Corvallis, Oregon
$50,590
70
10 Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$50,180
40
11 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$49,850
170
12 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$48,830
70
13 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$48,580
120
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$48,510
90
15 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$48,060
60
16 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$47,660
70
17 Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$47,490
50
18 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$46,880
80
19 Kansas City, Missouri
$46,560
30
20 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$46,380
80
21 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$46,370
90
22 Tallahassee, Florida
$46,160
30
23 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$46,110
50
24 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$45,830
30
25 Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$45,700
40
26 Alexandria, Louisiana
$45,260
30
27 Fairbanks, Alaska
$45,200
200
28 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$45,200
40
29 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$45,050
70
30 Anchorage, Alaska
$44,950
80
31 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$44,800
30
32 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$44,760
50
33 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$44,750
100
34 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$44,660
100
35 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$44,550
n/a
36 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$44,440
30
37 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$44,440
50
38 Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$44,340
40
39 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$44,260
190
40 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$44,100
30
41 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$43,930
70
42 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$43,850
110
43 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$43,790
40
44 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$43,640
40
45 North Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$43,520
30
46 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$43,520
50
47 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$43,400
40
48 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$43,390
80
49 Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$43,350
40
50 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$43,090
50
51 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$42,780
40
52 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$42,700
130
53 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$42,690
30
54 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$42,670
40
55 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$42,460
30
56 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$42,270
140
57 Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$42,050
40
58 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$41,690
40
59 Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$41,480
40
60 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$41,380
220
61 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$41,360
560
62 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$41,230
40
63 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$40,730
570
64 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
$40,480
40
65 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$40,440
70
66 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$40,270
30
67 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$40,270
50
68 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$40,230
40
69 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$40,200
650
70 Columbia, Missouri
$40,170
n/a
71 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$40,040
30
72 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$40,000
30
73 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$39,990
30
74 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$39,980
30
75 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$39,730
30
76 Olympia, Washington
$39,650
50
77 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$39,510
40
78 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$39,270
50
79 Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$39,180
30
80 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$39,050
30
81 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$39,050
90
82 Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$39,050
120
83 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$39,020
300
84 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$38,810
110
85 Salem, Oregon
$38,800
70
86 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$38,780
120
87 Honolulu, Hawaii
$38,630
60
88 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$38,540
40
89 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$38,430
40
90 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$38,430
30
91 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$38,340
50
92 Asheville, North Carolina
$38,330
50
93 Johnson City, Tennessee
$38,320
30
94 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$38,270
60
95 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$38,240
150
96 Merced, California
$38,020
40
97 Corpus Christi, Texas
$38,010
30
98 Greeley, Colorado
$38,000
n/a
99 Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$37,870
30
100 Duluth, Wisconsin
$37,840
120
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