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2021 Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in Arizona

28 Bachelor's Degrees
$34,600 Avg Salary
$18,131 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Forestry School for You

Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in ArizonaIn 2018-2019, 28 bachelor's degrees were awarded to forestry students who went to a Arizona college or university. This makes it the #123 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 1,156 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 2.4% were from a college or university in the state. The forestry school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Highest Paid Forestry Graduates.

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.

Salaries of Forestry Majors After Graduation

After graduating, forestry majors that go to school in Arizona go on to jobs making an average of $34,600 per year. Unfortunately, that is 13% 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 Arizona. The national average salary is $36,974.

Average Salary for Forestry Graduates from Schools in Arizona  34,600
Average Salary for Forestry Graduates from Schools Nationwide  36,974
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802

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2021 Highest Paid Forestry Grads in Arizona

The highest paid forestry majors graduate from the following colleges and universities.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Forestry Graduates in Arizona

Our rankings recognize Northern Arizona University as the #1 school in this year's rankings. NAU is a very large public school located in the small city of Flagstaff. Upon graduating with a bachelor's degree, forestry majors make an average salary of $34,600.

The average amount in student loans that forestry majors at NAU take out while working on their bachelor's is $19,695. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $188, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Best Forestry Colleges in the Southwest Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Texas 229 32
New Mexico 141 5

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

Majors Similar to Forestry

Related Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 506

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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).
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