The average pay for a Park Naturalist is $44,355 a year and $21 an hour in Maryland, United States.
The average salary range for a Park Naturalist is between $33,210 and $53,606.
On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Park Naturalist.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.
Average Salary Chart
Plans, develops, and conducts programs to inform public of historical, natural, and scientific features of national, state, or local park: confers with park staff to determine subjects to be presented and program schedule.
Surveys park to determine forest conditions and distribution and abundance of fauna and flora.
Interviews specialists in desired fields to obtain and develop data for programs.
Takes photographs and motion pictures to illustrate lectures and publications and to develop displays.
Plans and develops audiovisual devices, prepares and presents illustrated lectures, constructs visitor-center displays, and conducts field trips to point out scientific, historic, and natural features of park.
Performs emergency duties to protect human life, government property, and natural features of park.
May plan, organize, and direct activities of seasonal staff members.
May maintain official photographic and informational files for department.
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Park Naturalist Job Listings for Maryland, United States