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Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers

The highest paying states for postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers (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 postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $125,070, California is the highest paying state for postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers. It is followed by Pennsylvania (average annual salary $113,420). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Postsecondary Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 California
$125,070
$43,160 50
2 Pennsylvania
$113,420
$59,280 120
3 Florida
$108,670
$80,090 80
4 Oregon
$107,690
$44,720 50
5 Washington
$101,430
$62,650 80
6 Wisconsin
$98,140
$62,700 40
7 Kansas
$94,810
$37,900 30
8 Arizona
$93,320
$58,710 160
9 Tennessee
$91,360
$40,290 40
10 Michigan
$86,630
$56,910 40
11 Indiana
$86,530
$50,840 50
12 Missouri
$85,680
$44,420 0
13 Texas
$84,170
$45,460 90
14 Mississippi
$83,160
$65,190 60
15 Maine
$78,140
$56,470 30
16 Colorado
$73,970
$39,320 70
17 Georgia
$65,890
$51,960 150
18 New York
$62,550
$37,160 110
19 Illinois
$61,330
$19,040 160
20 Minnesota
$60,840
$42,690 60
21 South Dakota
$59,240
$40,540 30
22 Virginia
$53,960
$34,460 160

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers in those states is not available at this time.

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