Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $62K per year. The greater proportion of employees (38 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $63K annually.
By state, National Park Service Park employees make the most in Florida, earning $80K per year on average.
Bringing in the most money are Ecologists — their earnings average about $75K annually. Government Program Managers are a close second at approximately $67K along with Biologists (around $51K).
Certifications and Degrees
National Park Service Park compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $90K per year.
In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $78K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Program Management; approximately one in five deem it necessary for work.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of workers receive paid vacation from National Park Service Park, and the larger part of survey participants receive paid sick leave. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. A strong majority of employees can count on health insurance, and roughly one-half have dental coverage as a benefit. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and a defined benefit retirement plan.