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Average Salary for U.S. Forest Service Employees

How This Employer Pays

U.S. Forest Service typically pays:
above market

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Employer: U.S. Forest Service
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Forestry Technician (5)
$23,385 - $60,302  
[-]Forestry Technician (5)
Total Pay$23,385 - $60,302  
[+]Forester (3)
$32,781 - $82,291  
[+]Forester (3)
Salary$36,721 - $90,562  
Total Pay$32,781 - $82,291  
[+]Biological Technician (2)
$26,613 - $78,475  
[+]Biological Technician (2)
Total Pay$26,613 - $78,475  
[+]Litigation Support Specialist (2)
$52,777 - $129,540  
[+]Litigation Support Specialist (2)
Salary$61,007 - $122,724  
Total Pay$52,777 - $129,540  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Key Stats for U.S. Forest Service


27 %
73 %
$40,386 - $57,693
$45,762 - $87,217
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

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