Years of Experience
Average pay is around $62K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of National Park Service Park folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average about $63K annually.
U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Florida; salaries there average to approximately $80K per year.
Earning $75K annually on average, Ecologists receive the most money, followed by Government Program Managers ($67K) and Biologists ($51K).
Certifications and Degrees
National Park Service Park workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $90K on average.
In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $78K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at National Park Service Park is Program Management, with roughly a fifth considering it a key competency.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of respondents receive paid vacation from National Park Service Park, and the larger part of survey participants receive paid sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. For a fair number of workers, benefits include health insurance, and half get dental coverage, too. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, life insurance, flexible hours, and a defined benefit retirement plan.