Forestry Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

There is only one forestry school in Madison for faculty to choose from. The trends in Madison's forestry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forestry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Forestry
  • Masters degree in Forestry
  • PhD degree in Forestry


Professional Trends

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Forestry Employment

Madison 340
Wisconsin 2,400

Exactly 340 of the 2,400 forestry professionals employed in Wisconsin, work in Madison. The number of forestry professionals in Madison has grown by 31% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forestry professionals in Madison has increased, overall employment in Madison has also increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Forestry employment growth

2,570 2,840 2,980 2,660 2,400
260 300 310 350 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Madison

$52,845 $49,467 $54,473 $56,495 $57,783
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

Salaries for forestry professionals in Madison have increased. In 2010 forestry professionals in Madison reportedly earned an average salary of $57,783 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, forestry professionals in Madison made an average salary of $52,845 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Madison.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Madison

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25th percentile
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Madison forestry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,370. The difference in pay between the forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 80%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,058 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,068 per year.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Madison

Fire Science
Public Administration

Madison forestry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Madison


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

Forestry Programs Offered In Madison


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in forestry offered by Madison's forestry schools.

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Madison


In 2010 approximately 16 students completed forestry courses.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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