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
Alabama $58,940
Arkansas $71,410
Arizona $70,720
California $73,460
Colorado $64,990
Connecticut $95,130
Delaware $50,630
Florida $27,810
Georgia $64,270
Hawaii $60,900
Iowa $54,000
Idaho $63,840
Illinois $62,628
Indiana $63,320
Kansas $69,820
Kentucky $67,440
Louisiana $57,580
Massachusetts $68,030
Maryland $68,750
Maine $57,760
Michigan $60,720
Minnesota $67,330
Missouri $52,790
Mississippi $50,090
Montana $62,410
North Carolina $54,390
North Dakota $65,790
Nebraska $67,330
New Hampshire $63,260
New Jersey $85,520
New Mexico $67,530
Nevada $61,230
Ohio $52,770
Oklahoma $65,290
Oregon $71,640
Pennsylvania $55,200
Puerto Rico $73,460
Rhode Island $53,600
South Carolina $55,640
South Dakota $61,220
Tennessee $69,390
Texas $58,220
Utah $63,260
Virginia $74,840
Vermont $50,920
Washington $57,680
Wisconsin $64,380
West Virginia $40,840
Wyoming $71,410

How do conservation scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Conservation scientists earn about the same as related careers in Kansas. On average, they make less than environmental restoration planners but more than bioinformatics scientists.

Career Median Salary
Environmental restoration planner salary $65K
Climate change analyst salary $65K
Industrial ecologist salary $65K
Food science technologist salary $70K
Occupational health specialist salary $65K
Soil and water conservationist salary $70K
Conservation scientist salary $70K
Biomass plant technician salary $69K
Molecular biologist salary $60K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $60K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)