Forestry Scientist

Kaipūtaiao Ngahere

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Forestry scientists research forest growth, wood processing, conservation and different types of trees and how these can be used.


Forestry scientists with Bachelor's degrees usually earn

$35K-$75K per year

Forestry scientists with postgraduate degrees usually earn

$56K-$98K per year

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a forestry scientist are good due to a shortage of workers.
A forestry scientist measuring the circumference of a tree

Forestry scientists research ways to grow, protect and harvest trees

Last updated 12 June 2017