Forestry Schools
In Hilo, Hawaii

Forestry faculty can choose to work at only one forestry school in Hilo. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forestry in the city of Hilo, which encompasses forestry training at the following levels:

  • Forestry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forestry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hilo Vs. Hawaii Forestry Employment

Hilo 350
Hawaii 770

Of the 770 forestry professionals employed in Hawaii, 350 work in Hilo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forestry professionals in Hilo has shrunk by 0%. Overall employment in Hilo has increased.

Hilo Vs. Hawaii Forestry employment growth

750 700 740 770 770
350 270 270 No data 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Hawaii
  • Dark Yellow: Hilo

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Hilo

$46,865 $54,577 $57,510 No data $51,865
$35,550 $37,670 $38,750 No data $39,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Hilo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hilo

In Hilo, salaries for forestry professionals have increased. Hilo forestry professionals made $51,865 per year, on average, in 2010. Forestry professionals in Hilo made a yearly average salary of $46,865, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hilo.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Hilo

10th percentile
$38,655
25th percentile
$43,855
50th percentile
$51,730
75th percentile
$60,462
90th percentile
$66,218

Forestry professionals in Hilo earn a median salary of $51,730 per year. The difference in pay between the forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 71%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,655 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,218 per year.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Hilo

Forestry
$51,865
Biology
$57,690
Fire Science
$75,720
Public Administration
$146,300

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

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Hilo

1

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

Forestry Programs Offered In Hilo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Hilo's forestry school offers one forestry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Hilo

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students completed forestry courses.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Hilo, Hawaii

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