The annual and hourly salary statistics of foresters in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of foresters in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$54,440|
|25th Percentile Wage||$57,340|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,010|
|75th Percentile Wage||$77,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$94,130|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for foresters in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,440.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of foresters from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $62,010, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is the second highest paying city for foresters in state of New York, following the highest paying city Central New York nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $63,840). Compared with Central New York nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of foresters in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is 2.9 percent (2.9%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area|| |