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Forest Worker Salary
in Delaware, United States

$36,540 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$778

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forest Worker is $36,540 a year and $18 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Forest Worker is between $27,917 and $43,641. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Forest Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Reforests and protects timber tracts and maintains forest facilities, such as roads and campsites.
  • Plants tree seedlings in specified pattern, using mattock, planting hoe, or dibble.
  • Cuts out diseased, weak, or undesirable trees, and prunes limbs of young trees to deter knot growth, using handsaw, power saw, and pruning tools.
  • Fells trees, clears brush from fire breaks, and extinguishes flames and embers to suppress forest fires, using chain saw, shovel, and engine-driven or hand pumps.
  • Clears and piles brush, limbs, and other debris from roadsides, fire trails, and camping areas, using ax, mattock, or brush hook.
  • Sprays or injects trees, brush, and weeds with herbicides, using hand or powered sprayers or tree injector tool.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$42,360
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Forest Worker Job Listings for Delaware, United States

TREE TRIMMER
Oct 4
New Castle County, DE, USA
New Castle County Government
Operates vehicles assigned to forestry section; * Operates mechanized equipment such as tree spades ... and working under hazardous conditions; ability to lay out tree work; good coordination and ...
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