Conversation Technician Salary

conservation-technician-salary-chart.jpgConversation technicians provide technical assistance in conserving the environment, compile data related to characteristics of forests, train workers in forest propagation and assist in managing the forest and its habitat.

Salary

The forest and conservation technician salary is on average $37,030 per year. The annual median salary is $33,920. The lowest 10% earned at most $24,930 while the top 10% earned at least $53,780.

California is the state with the highest number of conservation technicians at 7,370 and Connecticut stands as the state the average forest and conservation technician salary is the highest annually paying $56,180.

Job Outlook

The employment of forest and conservation technicians from 2012 to 2022 is expected to drop by 4%.

Conversation Technician Salary by State

State Lowest 10% Median Salary Highest 10% Average Salary
Alabama $27,480 $41,610 $55,370 $41,490
Alaska $30,560 $40,020 $62,190 $43,800
Arizona $24,940 $32,350 $52,200 $36,490
Arkansas $27,980 $41,280 $55,840 $41,090
California $24,920 $32,680 $53,920 $36,850
Colorado $24,930 $31,320 $52,980 $35,900
Connecticut $31,780 $52,780 $90,190 $56,180
Florida $26,200 $41,850 $55,370 $41,350
Georgia $25,770 $40,710 $61,680 $41,530
Hawaii $28,760 $36,470 $52,730 $38,770
Idaho $24,930 $31,320 $52,200 $35,340
Illinois $28,000 $40,090 $55,350 $41,080
Indiana $27,000 $34,220 $46,570 $35,330
Iowa $22,680 $39,830 $53,980 $38,560
Kansas $27,900 $43,970 $50,440 $41,780
Kentucky $23,620 $33,890 $50,430 $35,930
Louisiana $30,700 $41,310 $54,400 $41,850
Maine $27,980 $38,610 $55,840 $39,530
Maryland $27,870 $42,580 $52,540 $41,340
Massachusetts $20,450 $44,040 $67,660 $44,690
Michigan $24,930 $40,090 $55,570 $39,780
Minnesota $24,930 $39,540 $50,880 $38,500
Mississippi $24,940 $40,710 $55,830 $40,820
Missouri $22,090 $38,410 $55,750 $38,600
Montana $24,930 $31,310 $50,430 $34,550
Nebraska $24,940 $36,090 $50,430 $37,910
Nevada $24,930 $33,350 $51,560 $36,250
New Hampshire $27,980 $34,910 $51,560 $37,730
New Jersey $21,680 $29,470 $54,650 $34,800
New Mexico $24,930 $31,320 $52,190 $35,840
New York $33,770 $44,730 $59,740 $46,090
North Carolina $27,960 $37,550 $52,190 $38,780
North Dakota $24,940 $38,790 $50,440 $39,270
Ohio $24,500 $34,460 $50,180 $35,380
Oklahoma $27,990 $41,880 $54,410 $41,320
Oregon $24,930 $33,190 $56,930 $37,800
Pennsylvania $30,840 $43,180 $60,450 $44,370
South Carolina $22,080 $32,180 $51,540 $34,710
South Dakota $24,590 $30,000 $49,030 $33,590
Texas $27,980 $36,320 $51,150 $38,020
Utah $22,840 $27,990 $47,450 $32,190
Vermont $24,940 $31,320 $54,390 $36,560
Virginia $24,930 $34,460 $50,510 $36,340
Washington $24,930 $33,020 $55,360 $37,050
West Virginia $24,930 $34,910 $50,440 $36,700
Wisconsin $22,340 $37,700 $55,030 $38,080
Wyoming $24,930 $31,310 $47,850 $33,630