Park ranger earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do park ranger salaries compare to similar careers?

Park rangers earn 17% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than foresters but more than forest and conservation workers.

Career Median Salary
Forester salary $61K
Biomass plant technician salary $57K
Environmental technician salary $46K
Logging worker salary $44K
Geothermal technician salary $39K
Park ranger salary $28K
Forest and conservation worker salary $27K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)