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$81,047

Average Base Salary

$39/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,929

Average Bonus
The average forestry scientist salary in Alabama, United States is $81,047 or an hourly rate of $39. This is 4% lower (-$3,613) than the average forestry scientist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,929.
Salary by Experience

$55,448

Entry Level Salary

$109,964

Senior Level Salary
An entry level forestry scientist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,448. On the other end, a senior level forestry scientist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $109,964.

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Job Description
Manage public and private forested lands for economic, recreational, and conservation purposes. May inventory the type, amount, and location of standing timber, appraise the timber's worth, negotiate the purchase, and draw up contracts for procurement. May determine how to conserve wildlife habitats, creek beds, water quality, and soil stability, and how best to comply with environmental regulations. May devise plans for planting and growing new trees, monitor trees for healthy growth, and determine optimal harvesting schedules.

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