Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1043)

Occupation description:  Teach courses in forestry and conservation science. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research. Excludes Agricultural Science Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1041) and Environmental Science Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1053).

For an explanation of the data, click on the question mark next to the heading.

Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 2,3002,400 6.820 4060

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 90,48047,39061,700 85,880114,070144,820

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
120 0.075.0 58.3
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation4
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation0
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 10
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Doctoral or professional degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Geographic   (Anchorage)
Alaska Geographic Field Courses

 Degree
Partners for Progress in Delta, Inc   (Delta Junction)
Defensible Space & Forestry

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Environmental Regulation & Permitting GCRT

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage, Mat-Su   (Palmer)
Sustainable Energy CT1

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Natural Resources & Sustainability PhD
Natural Resources Management BS
Natural Resources Management MNRM
Natural Resources Management MS
Natural Resources Management & Geography MNR
Science Management MS
Science Teaching & Outreach GCRT
Wildlife Biology & Conservation PhD

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bristol Bay   (Dillingham)
Sustainable Energy OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Kuskokwim   (Bethel)
Sustainable Energy OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Northwest   (Nome)
High Latitude Range Management CT2

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Sustainable Energy OEC

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Science Education M.ED

 Degree
Vocational Training and Resource Center   (Juneau)
Wildlife/Forestry Conservation