Forestry Schools
In Missoula, Montana

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

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Missoula Vs. Montana Forestry Employment

Missoula 590
Montana 3,450

Exactly 590 of Montana's 3,450 forestry professionals work in Missoula. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forestry professionals in Missoula has grown by 44%. Overall employment in Missoula has decreased.

Missoula Vs. Montana Forestry employment growth

3,060 860 960 3,290 3,450
410 130 70 440 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Montana
  • Dark Yellow: Missoula

Forestry VS. All professions salaries in Missoula

$39,595 $52,940 $63,740 $48,013 $52,750
$31,500 $32,710 $34,270 $35,610 $36,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forestry in Missoula
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Missoula

As the number of forestry professionals in Missoula has grown, salaries for forestry professionals have also increased. In 2010 Missoula forestry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $52,750. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forestry professionals in Missoula was $39,595 per year. The growth in the salary of forestry professionals in Missoula is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forestry professionals in Missoula

10th percentile
$37,410
25th percentile
$43,122
50th percentile
$51,462
75th percentile
$60,085
90th percentile
$71,140

Missoula forestry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,462. The 10% of forestry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,410 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,140 per year.

Average Salaries for Forestry professionals and related professions in Missoula

Biology
$46,557
Forestry
$52,750
Fire Science
$57,930
Public Administration
$89,235

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

Educational Trends

Forestry schools in Missoula

1

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

Forestry Programs Offered In Missoula

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Forestry Degrees In Missoula

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
7
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total24

Approximately 24 students completed forestry courses in 2010.

Forestry Faculty Salaries in Missoula, Montana

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