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Forest and Conservation Technicians

 

Provide technical assistance regarding the conservation of soil, water, forests, or related natural resources. May compile data pertaining to size, content, condition, and other characteristics of forest tracts under the direction of foresters, or train and lead forest workers in forest propagation and fire prevention and suppression. May assist conservation scientists in managing, improving, and protecting rangelands and wildlife habitats. Excludes “Conservation Scientists” (19-1031) and “Foresters” (19-1032). 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 0.6%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 157
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $19 per hour
Average Annual Click for more information on Average Wage $42,300 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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