Career Outlook for Foresters

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Also known as:
Environmental Protection Forester, Forest Ecologist, Forestry Scientist, Land Management Forester, Operations Forester, Resource Forester, Service Forester, Timber Management Specialist, Urban Forester

The overall job outlook for Forester careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 8.59 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.54 percent per year. Demand for Foresters is expected to go up, with an expected 2,630 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 3.12 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Foresters in the following states

California 720
Oregon 680
Wisconsin 540
Washington 430
Georgia 410
Minnesota 330
North Carolina 320
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Foresters

Kansas
30
North Dakota
30
New Jersey
30
District of Columbia
40
Utah
50
Wyoming
60
Iowa
60