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Foresters

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $30.99
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Foresters *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.95 $30.02 $36.14
Minnesota
$24.36 $30.99 $35.78
Northeast Minnesota
$25.92 $30.91 $35.62
Northwest Minnesota
$23.43 $30.91 $35.62
Southeast Minnesota
$27.04 $34.69 $35.63
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.27 $32.60 $38.53

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 330 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Foresters most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 471 new Foresters to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Foresters
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 9,000 9,200 100 1.3%
Minnesota 2018 2028 Number Percent
Statewide 439 450 11 2.5%
Northeast Minnesota 106 101 -5 -4.7%
Northwest Minnesota 84 92 8 9.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 179 196 17 9.5%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.