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Conservation Scientist and Foresters Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of conservation scientists and foresters in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare conservation scientist and foresters salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Conservation Scientists and Foresters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,860
25th Percentile Wage
$42,670
50th Percentile Wage
$59,720
75th Percentile Wage
$83,340
90th Percentile Wage
$103,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for conservation scientists and foresters in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). 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 $103,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid conservation scientists and foresters is $29,860.

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 other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,720
-2.24% 10.03%
2016
$61,060
1.15% -
2015
$60,360
0.46% -
2014
$60,080
5.49% -
2013
$56,780
5.37% -
2012
$53,730
- -

Compare Conservation Scientist and Foresters Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of conservation scientists and foresters in five industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for conservation scientist and foresters occupations is the business, professional, labor, political, and similar organizations industry with an annual salary $109,960. The lowest paying industry is the civic and social organizations industry (annual salary $23,730). For detailed conservation scientist and foresters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$109,960
Grantmaking and Giving Services
$79,130
Social Advocacy Organizations
$59,780
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$59,720
Civic and Social Organizations
$23,730

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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