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Wildlife Conservationist Salary

How much does a Wildlife Conservationist make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Wildlife Conservationist

$41,742 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$597 (USD)/yr

$41,278 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$597 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Manage, improve, and protect natural resources to maximize their use without damaging the environment. May conduct soil surveys and develop plans to eliminate soil erosion or to protect rangelands. May instruct farmers, agricultural production managers, or ranchers in best ways to use crop rotation, contour plowing, or terracing to conserve soil and water; in the number and kind of livestock and forage plants best suited to particular ranges; and in range and farm improvements, such as fencing and reservoirs for stock watering. Excludes “Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists" (19-1023) and "Foresters" (19-1032).
The average wildlife conservationist salary in United States is $41,742 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $597. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$31,254 (USD)

$50,449 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$48,391 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Wildlife Conservationist will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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