Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Foresters generally obtain higher salaries for more plentiful past experience. Pay increases slowly at first for Foresters, with starting salaries of $39K reaching $42K after five to 10 years. After spending one to two decades on the job, pay usually hovers around $51K. After 20 years of work in the field, Foresters typically earn $66K and go on to enjoy solid increases in earnings. The majority of Foresters have only one to 10 years of practice in the field. Workers with more than 20 years make up the second biggest group followed by those with 10 to 20 years under their belt.