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Weather Forecaster Salary

The average salary for a Weather Forecaster is $40,748 per year.

$27,583 - $65,889
(Median)
$28K
$41K
$66K
MEDIAN: $40,748
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$27,583 - $65,889  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,100  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$27,971 - $66,991  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Weather Forecaster

  • Issue warnings, advisories and bulletins.
  • Create reports and presentations to inform a variety of users about specific conditions.
  • Analyze data and charts to produce concise weather forecasts.
  • Create, update, explain, document, and share weather models and forecasts.

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Experience Affects Weather Forecaster Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 10%
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