Forestry Schools
In Carbondale, Illinois

There is only one forestry school in Carbondale for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forestry and forestry education in Carbondale, which includes forestry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Forestry
  • Masters degree in Forestry


Professional Trends

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Forestry Employment

Carbondale 60
Illinois 4,070

Exactly 60 of the 4,070 forestry professionals employed in Illinois, work in Carbondale. Between 2006 and 2010, in Carbondale, there has been a 50% decline in the number of forestry professionals. Overall employment in Carbondale has increased.

Carbondale Vs. Illinois Forestry employment growth

2,320 2,520 850 4,020 4,070
120 100 60 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Carbondale

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Carbondale

$47,387 $49,523 $32,890 No data $32,950
$31,770 $32,930 $35,290 No data $37,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Carbondale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carbondale

Salaries for forestry professionals in Carbondale have decreased. In 2010 forestry professionals in Carbondale reportedly earned an average salary of $32,950 per year. The average salary for forestry professionals in Carbondale was $47,387 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forestry professionals in Carbondale is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Carbondale

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Forestry professionals in Carbondale earn a median salary of $28,920 per year. The difference in pay between the forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 148%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $50,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Carbondale

Public Administration

On average forestry professional salaries in Carbondale are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Carbondale


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

Forestry Programs Offered In Carbondale


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

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Carbondale


In 2010 approximately 48 students graduated from forestry courses.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Carbondale, Illinois

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