Conservation scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Conservation scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $92,270
Connecticut $95,130
Alabama $58,940
New Jersey $85,520
Illinois $62,628
Maryland $68,750
Puerto Rico $73,460
Oregon $71,640
California $73,460
Virginia $74,840
Kentucky $67,440
Indiana $63,320
Minnesota $67,330
Massachusetts $68,030
New Hampshire $63,260
Arizona $70,720
Wyoming $71,410
Colorado $64,990
Arkansas $71,410
Georgia $64,270
Kansas $69,820
New Mexico $67,530
Tennessee $69,390
Hawaii $60,900
Idaho $63,840
Wisconsin $64,380
Nebraska $67,330
Washington $57,680
North Dakota $65,790
Montana $62,410
Oklahoma $65,290
Utah $63,260
Michigan $60,720
Pennsylvania $55,200
South Dakota $61,220
Maine $57,760
North Carolina $54,390
Nevada $61,230
Louisiana $57,580
Texas $58,220
Missouri $52,790
Iowa $54,000
South Carolina $55,640
Ohio $52,770
Delaware $50,630
Vermont $50,920
Mississippi $50,090
West Virginia $40,840
Florida $27,810

How do conservation scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Conservation scientists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than food science technologists but more than foresters.

Career Median Salary
Food science technologist salary $69K
Farm manager salary $66K
Soil and plant scientist salary $63K
Geodesist salary $63K
Cartographer salary $63K
Conservation scientist salary $63K
Soil and water conservationist salary $63K
Animal scientist salary $60K
Forensic science technician salary $59K
Forester salary $62K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)