Conservation Scientist and Foresters Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of conservation scientists and foresters in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare conservation scientist and foresters salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Conservation Scientists and Foresters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,840
25th Percentile Wage
$34,970
50th Percentile Wage
$52,270
75th Percentile Wage
$75,250
90th Percentile Wage
$94,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists and foresters in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) conservation scientists and foresters is $94,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $52,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid conservation scientists and foresters is $27,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of conservation scientists and foresters in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,270
10.71% -13.16%
2016
$46,670
-7.35% -
2015
$50,100
-20.92% -
2014
$60,580
-0.73% -
2013
$61,020
3.06% -
2012
$59,150
- -

Compare Conservation Scientist and Foresters Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of conservation scientists and foresters in two industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. For detailed conservation scientist and foresters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$52,270
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$52,270

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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