Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Forester Salary

The average pay for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Forester is $57,883 per year.

$40,614 - $65,735
(Median)
$41K
$58K
$66K
MEDIAN: $57,883
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$40,614 - $65,735  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$39,453 - $66,387  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Job Description for Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Forester

  • May locate timber, negotiate timber purchase contracts, and mark property lines.
  • May direct and manage forestry through inspection, natural resource inventories, or harvesting recommendations.
  • Manage resources and land for government, industrial, or consulting purposes including caring for forests, procuring timber, or harvest research.
  • Plan cutting programs, removal techniques, and fire prevention.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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