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2020 Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in Alabama

35 Bachelor's Degrees
$19,500 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Forestry School for You

Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in AlabamaIn 2018-2019, 35 bachelor's degrees were awarded to forestry students who went to a Alabama college or university. This makes it the #97 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 3.0% of all the forestry bachelor's degrees in the country. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Forestry Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.

This year's Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in Alabama ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in forestry.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

How Much Do Forestry Majors Make After Graduation?

After graduating, forestry majors that go to school in Alabama go on to jobs making an average of $0 per year. Unfortunately, that is 100% less than the average salary of a typical college graduate. However, graduates from the schools below may make more than this.

Nationwide, students who earn a bachelor's degree in forestry make more than those who graduate from schools in Alabama. The national average salary is $36,974.

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2020 Highest Paid Forestry Grads in Alabama

The following colleges produce the highest paid forestry graduates.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Forestry Graduates in Alabama


Auburn University

Auburn, AL

Auburn University earned the #1 spot in our 2020 rankings. Auburn is a very large public school located in the city of Auburn.

While working on their bachelor's, forestry majors at Auburn accumulate an average of around $19,323 in student debt. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $202.

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Alabama A & M University earned the #2 spot in our 2020 rankings. Located in the medium-sized city of Normal, AAMU is a public college with a medium-sized student population.

On average, forestry graduates from AAMU take out $35,598 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree.

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Best Forestry Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Forestry Colleges in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Georgia 220 51
Florida 214 61
Tennessee 209 19
North Carolina 207 93
Virginia 206 87
South Carolina 188 23
Kentucky 177 13
Arkansas 164 11
Louisiana 163 30
Mississippi 158 40
West Virginia 142 37

One of 5 majors within the Natural Resources & Conservation area of study, Forestry has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 173
Wildlife Management 28
Natural Resource Management 16

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Bureau of Land Management.

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