Salary for Fallers

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Also known as:  Lumberjack, Pulpwood Cutter, Timber Cutter, Timber Faller, Timber Feller

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Fallers have jobs similar to loggers. Their positions see them cutting down trees that have been marked by foresters, however. Fallers usually work in pairs, sometimes great distances from other workers in order to reduce injuries to themselves and other workers. Many of the available fallers positions are found in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Oregon and Washington. Training for fallers positions are trained on the job and need only a high school diploma to full the position. If you enjoy hard work and being outdoors, a faller position is definitely something to consider. You should be fast, strong and active as well.

A Faller can expect a wage between $29,580 to $80,530 depending on the level of seniority. can get an average compensation of fourty-nine thousand five hundred and twenty dollars annually.

can get the highest pay in Montana, where they receive a compensation of just about $79,710. People working these jobs have the highest average potential salary in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, where they receive wages of $56,400.

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SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 57.09 percent nationwide in that time.

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INDUSTRIES

Fallers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$56,400
Transportation and Warehousing
$46,800
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$37,400
Manufacturing
$36,010

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Manufacturing
$36,010
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$37,400
Transportation and Warehousing
$46,800
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$56,400