Logging worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Logging worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $57,160
Alabama $44,690
Arkansas $44,600
California $50,820
Colorado $24,170
Georgia $44,840
Idaho $43,170
Indiana $47,540
Kentucky $35,150
Louisiana $39,950
Massachusetts $45,710
Maryland $34,820
Michigan $34,860
Minnesota $44,740
Missouri $40,020
Mississippi $45,240
Montana $68,910
North Carolina $45,520
New Hampshire $39,730
New York $83,600
Ohio $24,760
Oregon $70,560
Pennsylvania $30,376
Tennessee $36,440
Texas $47,840
Virginia $40,280
Vermont $41,000
Washington $61,390
West Virginia $38,030

How do logging worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Logging workers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than pump operators but more than welders.

Career Median Salary
Pump operator salary $45K
Machinist salary $44K
Glazier salary $44K
Precious metal worker salary $41K
Gem worker salary $41K
Logging worker salary $42K
Drill press operator salary $39K
Machine assembler salary $39K
Metal caster salary $39K
Welder salary $38K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)