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 8% less than similar careers in Maryland. On average, they make less than hearing officers but more than sheriffs.

Career Median Salary
Hearing officer salary $99K
Customs inspector salary $101K
Detective salary $101K
Special agent salary $101K
Zoologist salary $93K
Fish and game warden salary $80K
Coroner salary $72K
Judicial law clerk salary $60K
Police officer salary $63K
Sheriff salary $63K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)