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Weather Forecaster Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$107,100 (USD)

Average Salary

$51/hr

Average Hourly

$3,363

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Weather Forecaster is $107,100 a year and $51 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Weather Forecaster is between $75,179 and $132,925. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Weather Forecaster. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Studies the atmosphere physical characteristics, motions, and processes, and the way it affects the rest of our environment.
  • Utilizes results of studies to air pollution control, agriculture, air and sea transportation, defense, and forecasting weather.
  • Researches trends in the earth's climate such as global warming, droughts, or ozone depletion.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Weather Forecaster Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Atmospheric and Space Scientists

Job family population: 8,940

Estimated population of Weather Forecaster jobs: 8,218

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$124,158
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Seattle, Washington

Seattle Cost of Living Score:

Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Weather Forecaster Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Superintendent - Tenant Improvement Focus
Jun 13
Seattle, United States
Jobot
... weather conditions or emergencies Monitor cost control and job costing, quantity reporting, forecasting and productivity Requirements Desired Skills & Experience OSHA 30 Certified Knowledge of ...
Food Service Sales
Jun 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Pacific Coast Fruit Company
Work with sales manager to create sales strategy and forecast * Conduct prospecting on phone and in ... Position is exposed to outside weather conditions during weekly customer visits, and may require ...
Food Service Sales
Jun 3
Kent, WA, USA
Pacific Coast Fruit Company
Work with sales manager to create sales strategy and forecast * Conduct prospecting on phone and in ... Position is exposed to outside weather conditions during weekly customer visits, and may require ...
Mechanical Project Manager I
Jun 4
Seattle, WA, USA
PSF Mechanical Inc.
... forecast relative to schedule and cost * Maintain ongoing communication with the GC/Customer and ... Able to work in all weather conditions * Physical ability to climb ladders a
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