Forest and Conservation Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of forest and conservation technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare forest and conservation technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Forest and Conservation Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,410
25th Percentile Wage
$31,100
50th Percentile Wage
$42,660
75th Percentile Wage
$52,770
90th Percentile Wage
$64,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for forest and conservation technicians in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) forest and conservation technicians is $64,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid forest and conservation technicians is $22,410.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of forest and conservation technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$42,660
0.14% 11.72%
2016
$42,600
-2.70% -
2015
$43,750
6.63% -
2014
$40,850
-1.81% -
2013
$41,590
9.45% -
2012
$37,660
- -

Compare Forest and Conservation Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of forest and conservation technicians in nine industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for forest and conservation technician occupations is the educational services - privately owned industry with an annual salary $54,410. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - local government owned industry (annual salary $30,230). For detailed forest and conservation technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services - Privately owned
$54,410
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$54,410
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$42,740
Educational Services
$42,660
Educational Services - State government owned
$39,830
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$39,830
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$30,300
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$30,300
Educational Services - Local government owned
$30,230

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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