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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 $116,700, California is the highest paying state for postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers. It is followed by Pennsylvania (average annual salary $115,810). 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 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
$116,700
$48,380 130
2 Pennsylvania
$115,810
$60,720 120
3 Oregon
$110,240
$49,290 80
4 Washington
$102,360
$61,020 80
5 Florida
$100,890
$54,250 90
6 Kansas
$94,810
$37,900 30
7 Tennessee
$94,040
$42,670 40
8 Arizona
$93,570
$58,690 160
9 Colorado
$89,190
$46,500 110
10 Michigan
$89,170
$55,210 40
11 Alabama
$87,830
$55,220 60
12 Indiana
$86,530
$50,840 50
13 Wisconsin
$83,660
$50,760 60
14 Mississippi
$83,160
$65,190 60
15 Maine
$78,140
$56,470 30
16 Georgia
$77,210
$53,340 120
17 Texas
$74,860
$51,590 50
18 West Virginia
$74,800
$49,210 40
19 New York
$71,230
$41,680 160
20 Puerto Rico
$70,010
$51,120 30
21 Missouri
$69,740
$47,800 50
22 North Carolina
$62,420
$35,420 80
23 Montana
$61,670
$31,590 60
24 Illinois
$61,330
$19,040 160
25 Minnesota
$60,840
$42,690 60
26 South Dakota
$59,240
$40,540 30
27 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.

See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary forestry and conservation science teachers, Top Paying Jobs in America.