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Forester Salary
in Abbeville, Louisiana

$71,278 (USD)

Average Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly

$1,411

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Forester is $71,278 a year and $34 an hour in Abbeville, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for a Forester is between $51,048 and $87,957. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Forester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abbeville, Louisiana.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Manages forested lands for a variety of purposes, including producing a sustainable supply of wood and taking inventory of type, amount, and location of standing timber.
  • Appraises timber's worth, negotiates purchases, contracts for tree removal, and assures compliance with environmental requirements.
  • Aids in planning and implementing projects for control of floods, soil erosion, tree diseases, and insect pests in forests.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Forester Job Prevalence in Abbeville, Louisiana, United States

Job family: Foresters

Job family population: 8,410

Estimated population of Forester jobs: 3,099

Rate of error: 2.2%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$82,630
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Forester Job Listings for Abbeville, Louisiana

Designer
Sep 17
Lafayette, United States
Universal Forest Products
Experience with Microsoft Office About Universal Forest Products Universal Forest Products, Inc., is a U.S.-based global corporation that finds reward in its roots and its hard-earned success
Account Manager Business Development
Nov 5
New Iberia, LA, USA
ARDCO
ARDCO offers attachments for construction, oil and gas, railroad, utility, forestry, agriculture and more.
ACCOUNT MANAGER
Oct 28
New Iberia, LA, USA
ARDCO
ARDCO offers attachments for construction, oil and gas, railroad, utility, forestry, agriculture and more.

The average pay for a Forester is $71,278 a year and $34 an hour in Abbeville, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for a Forester is between $51,048 and $87,957. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Forester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abbeville, Louisiana.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Sep 17
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Experience with Microsoft Office About Universal Forest Products Universal Forest Products, Inc., is a U.S.-based global corporation that finds reward in its roots and its hard-earned success
Account Manager Business Development
Nov 5
New Iberia, LA, USA
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