Forestry Schools
In Berkeley, California

Forestry faculty can choose to work at only one forestry school in Berkeley. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forestry and forestry education in Berkeley, which includes forestry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Forestry
  • Masters degree in Forestry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Forestry Employment

Berkeley 290
California 16,620

Exactly 290 of California's 16,620 forestry professionals work in Berkeley. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forestry professionals in Berkeley has shrunk by 26%. As the number of forestry professionals in Berkeley has decreased, overall employment in Berkeley has increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Forestry employment growth

15,180 16,540 16,950 15,280 16,620
390 380 380 270 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$81,220 $85,805 $94,080 $108,010 $106,430
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

As the number of forestry professionals in Berkeley has shrunk, salaries for forestry professionals have increased. In 2010 Berkeley forestry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $106,430. Forestry professionals in Berkeley made a yearly average salary of $81,220, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Berkeley

10th percentile
$71,625
25th percentile
$84,345
50th percentile
$108,480
75th percentile
$127,910
90th percentile
$116,550

Berkeley forestry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $108,480. The 10% of forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $71,625 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $116,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Biology
$72,578
Fire Science
$90,853
Forestry
$106,430
Public Administration
$108,288

On average forestry professionals in Berkeley earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Berkeley.

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Berkeley

1

There is only one accredited forestry school in the city. Many of Berkeley's forestry professionals are graduates of this school.

Forestry Programs Offered In Berkeley

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in forestry offered by Berkeley's forestry schools.

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Berkeley

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from forestry courses.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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