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2021 Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in Minnesota

47 Bachelor's Degrees
$41,900 Avg Salary
$15,787 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in MinnesotaForestry is the #109 most popular major in Minnesota with 47 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 0.0% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state. Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Highest Paid Forestry Graduates ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

This year's Highest Paid Forestry Graduates in Minnesota ranking analyzed 1 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in forestry.

In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when 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 Minnesota go on to jobs making an average of $41,900 per year. This means that graduates with bachelor's degrees in this field make 5% more than the average college graduate salary of $39,802.

Looking at forestry schools across the country, we see that the nationwide average salary for graduates in this field is $36,974. This means that graduates from schools in Minnesota make 13% more than the national average.

Average Salary for Forestry Graduates from Schools in Minnesota  41,900
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 Minnesota

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid forestry majors.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Forestry Graduates in Minnesota

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities landed the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings for highest paid forestry school. Located in the large city of Minneapolis, UMN Twin Cities is a public college with a very large student population. Students who receive their bachelor's in forestry from the school go on to jobs that make an average salary of $41,900.

While working on their bachelor's, forestry majors at UMN Twin Cities accumulate an average of around $19,186 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $164.

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Best Forestry Colleges in the The Plains States Region

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

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Missouri 217 10
Iowa 193 29

Forestry is one of 5 different types of Natural Resources & Conservation programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Forestry

Related Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 367
Fisheries Sciences 48
Wildlife Management 21

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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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