Manage forested lands for economic, recreational, and conservation purposes.
Foresters manage public and private forests for economic, recreational, and conservation purposes. They may work to conserve wildlife habitats, protect water quality, or preserve the stability of soil.
|Wages||$30.99 per hour on average|
|Outlook||The outlook is Fair|
|Education & Training||Bachelor's degree is needed for entry.|
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|On the Job||
|Career Pathways||Natural Resources Systems|
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