Forestry Schools
In Decatur, Mississippi

In Decatur, there is only one forestry school where forestry faculty can find employment. The trends in Decatur's forestry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forestry training at the forestry associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Forestry Employment

Decatur 100
Mississippi 1,660

Exactly 100 of the 1,660 forestry professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, in Decatur, there has been a 47% decline in the number of forestry professionals. As the employment for forestry professionals in Decatur has decreased, overall employment in Decatur has also decreased.

Decatur Vs. Mississippi Forestry employment growth

2,340 1,920 2,020 1,780 1,660
190 160 130 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$39,548 $47,970 $47,220 No data $43,310
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In Decatur, salaries for forestry professionals have increased. Decatur forestry professionals made $43,310 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, forestry professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $39,548 per year. The growth in the salary of forestry professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$32,330
25th percentile
$37,610
50th percentile
$43,010
75th percentile
$47,945
90th percentile
$53,585

Forestry professionals in Decatur make a median yearly salary of $43,010. The 10% of forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 66% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Decatur

Fire Science
$34,135
Forestry
$43,310
Public Administration
$87,685

Forestry professional salaries in Decatur are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Decatur

1

Many of Decatur's forestry professionals are graduates of the only accredited forestry school in the city.

Forestry Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in forestry offered by Decatur's forestry school.

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Decatur

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students graduated from forestry courses.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Mississippi

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