Fish and game warden earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Fish and game warden salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $48,750
Arizona $52,800
California $79,780
Connecticut $61,110
Georgia $58,660
Hawaii $57,870
Iowa $70,250
Idaho $51,920
Illinois $89,740
Indiana $60,430
Kansas $42,740
Massachusetts $55,610
Maryland $80,390
Maine $61,470
Michigan $64,170
Mississippi $41,700
Montana $51,380
North Carolina $39,860
North Dakota $56,670
New Jersey $88,550
New Mexico $42,620
Nevada $59,840
New York $69,220
Ohio $64,820
Oklahoma $50,340
Rhode Island $75,430
South Carolina $46,450
South Dakota $44,930
Tennessee $59,180
Texas $70,970
Virginia $48,750
Vermont $58,510
Washington $79,960
Wisconsin $49,360
West Virginia $46,090
Wyoming $63,020

How do fish and game warden salaries compare to similar careers?

Fish and game wardens earn about the same as related careers in Maine. On average, they make less than detectives but more than paralegals.

Career Median Salary
Detective salary $66K
Special agent salary $66K
Coroner salary $67K
Hearing officer salary $51K
Zoologist salary $59K
Fish and game warden salary $61K
Police officer salary $50K
Sheriff salary $50K
Forensic science technician salary $48K
Paralegal salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)