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Forester Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$66,025 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forester is $66,025 a year and $32 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Forester is between $47,287 and $81,476. 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 Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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 Nebraska, United States

Job family: Foresters

Job family population: 8,300

Estimated population of Forester jobs: 3,059

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Forester Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Consulting Utility Forester
Feb 13
Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
The Davey Tree Expert Company
Consulting Utility Forester - Lincoln, NE Starting Date: Immediately. Applications accepted until suitable candidate is selected. Location: Lincoln, NE Looking for a great opportunity to grow in a ...
Banquet Chef for Lodge at Deadwood
Feb 9
South Sioux City, NE, USA
Deadwood Lodge and Casino Deadwood, SD
It is nestled in the Black Hills National Forest Region. Panoramic mountain views are all around this valley. The Black Hills are busy tourist destination for hiking, climbing, biking, skiing and ...
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