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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: $32.00
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Foresters *

Area Low Median High
U S
$25.15 $31.93 $39.61
Minnesota
$27.55 $32.00 $38.55
Central Minnesota
$29.51 $31.69 $39.25
Northeast Minnesota
$28.11 $31.88 $38.17
Northwest Minnesota
$25.78 $30.56 $37.84
Southeast Minnesota
$28.55 $33.97 $39.22
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$28.16 $32.81 $39.57

* "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 340 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Foresters most often work?

 

Current Demand

No data available.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 335 new Foresters to meet market demand between 2020-2030. 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
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 13,700 15,100 1,400 10%
Minnesota 362 367 5 1.4%
Northeast Minnesota 131 142 11 8.4%
Northwest Minnesota 68 69 1 1.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 101 105 4 4%
Southeast Minnesota 18 19 1 5.6%


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




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