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National Earnings Data Summary
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Employment & Future Employment Outlook
Occupational Employment & Future Employment Outlook
Employment Data Area Distribution
Employment Data in Related Occupations
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Projected Annual Openings
Projected Annual Openings Area Distribution
Projected Annual Openings in Related Occupations

Employment Wage Statistics

Average Wage Statistical Type (click to change): Average Wage Statistical Type: Mean
This section shows the estimated employment wage statistics for individuals in South Dakota employed as Forest and Conservation Workers in 2021.
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Rate Type / Statistical Type 25th % Mean 75th %
Annual wage or salary $25,578 $30,574 $36,830
Hourly wage $12.30 $14.70 $17.71
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The most recent State Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics (OEWS) survey estimates that the mean hourly wage for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota in 2021 was $14.70. The mean annual wage or salary was $30,574.
Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Dept. of Labor & Regulation
The mean wage is also known as the average wage. The mean wage is calculated by dividing the estimated total wages for an occupation by the number of workers in that occupation. 25th % and 75th % wage rates represent the 25th and 75th percentile of the wage distribution, respectively.

Wage Rates on Advertised Jobs

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There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.

Desired Salary of Available Candidates

This section shows the desired salary of potential candidates in the workforce system that are looking for jobs as Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota on November 25, 2022.
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Rank Desired Salary Potential Candidates Percentage of Potential Candidates
1 Not Specified 1 11.11%
2 $5,000 - $19,999 2 22.22%
3 $20,000 - $34,999 2 22.22%
4 $35,000 - $49,999 2 22.22%
5 $50,000 - $64,999 1 11.11%
6 $65,000 - $79,999 1 11.11%
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The most common desired salary of potential candidates in the workforce system that are looking for work as Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations in South Dakota on November 25, 2022 is $5,000 - $19,999 with 22.22% of the total candidate résumés in the workforce system. The second most common requirement is $20,000 - $34,999 with 22.22% of the total candidate résumés in the workforce system. The third most common requirement is $35,000 - $49,999 with 22.22% of the total candidate résumés in the workforce system.
Source: Individuals with active résumés in the workforce system.

Wage Rates Area Distribution

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This section shows the distribution of the estimated 2021 median hourly labor market wage rates for individuals employed in Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota by balance of state (2013).
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Rank Area Median
1 East Area $13.96
2 West Area $13.89
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The balance of states (2013) in South Dakota with the highest Median hourly wage for Forest and Conservation Workers in 2021 were East Area ($13.96), and West Area ($13.89).
Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Dept. of Labor & Regulation
The mean wage is also known as the average wage. The mean wage is calculated by dividing the estimated total wages for an occupation by the number of workers in that occupation. 25th % and 75th % wage rates represent the 25th and 75th percentile of the wage distribution, respectively.

Wage Rates in Related Occupations

Average Wage Statistical Type (click to change): Average Wage Statistical Type: Mean
Wage Rate Type (click to change): Wage Rate Type: Hourly Wage
This section shows a comparison of 2021 mean hourly rates for occupations that are in the same occupational family as Forest and Conservation Workers for South Dakota.
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Rank Occupation Mean *Related By
1 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door $36.73 O*NET
2 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $33.94 O*NET
3 Soil and Plant ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation $31.66 O*NET
4 Environmental Restoration PlannersOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation $30.25 O*NET
5 Conservation ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation $29.12 O*NET
6 Range ManagersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $29.12 O*NET
7 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry WorkersGreen Occupation $29.08 O*NET
8 Foresters $26.56 O*NET
9 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $26.11 O*NET
10 Transportation Inspectors $26.11 O*NET
11 Security and Fire Alarm Systems InstallersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $25.12 O*NET
12 Stationary Engineers and Boiler OperatorsGreen Occupation $24.62 O*NET
13 BoilermakersGreen Occupation $23.74 O*NET
14 Fish and Game WardensGreen Occupation $23.69 O*NET
15 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators $23.04 O*NET
16 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersGreen Occupation $22.82 O*NET
17 Tree Trimmers and PrunersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $22.48 O*NET
18 Automotive Service Technicians and MechanicsGreen Occupation $22.08 O*NET
19 Logging Equipment Operators $21.56 SOC4
20 Animal Breeders $21.51 O*NET
21 Pest Control WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $21.35 O*NET
22 Agricultural Equipment OperatorsOccupation is in National High Growth industry $20.69 O*NET
23 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers $20.56 O*NET
24 Forest and Conservation TechniciansGreen Occupation $20.03 O*NET
25 Surveying and Mapping Technicians $19.66 O*NET
26 Maintenance and Repair Workers, GeneralOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation $19.56 O*NET
27 Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers $19.38 O*NET
28 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, VegetationOccupation is in National High Growth industry $18.36 O*NET
29 Home Appliance Repairers $17.87 O*NET
30 Animal TrainersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $17.83 O*NET
31 Agricultural InspectorsGreen Occupation $17.69 O*NET
32 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers $17.55 O*NET
33 Agricultural TechniciansGreen Occupation $17.29 O*NET
34 Precision Agriculture TechniciansGreen Occupation $17.29 O*NET
35 Landscaping and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $15.31 O*NET
36 Forest and Conservation WorkersGreen Occupation $14.70 N/A
37 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals $14.59 O*NET
38 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse $13.76 O*NET
39 Animal CaretakersOccupation is in National High Growth industry $13.21 O*NET
40 Commercial PilotsOccupation is in National High Growth industry N/A O*NET
Occupation is in National High Growth industry | Green Occupation
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The following is a list of the top three occupations related to Forest and Conservation Workers and their 2021 mean hourly wage in South Dakota: Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door ($36.73), First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers ($33.94), and Soil and Plant Scientists ($31.66).
Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Dept. of Labor & Regulation
The mean wage is also known as the average wage. The mean wage is calculated by dividing the estimated total wages for an occupation by the number of workers in that occupation. 25th % and 75th % wage rates represent the 25th and 75th percentile of the wage distribution, respectively.
*Related By: O*NET™ - The Occupational Information Network. O*NET is a registered trademark of the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration.
SOC4 - Occupational grouping based on 1st 4 digits of the Standard Occupational Classification system.

Wage Rates by Industry

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There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.

Industries by Employment

This section shows the industries that employed the highest number of Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota in 2020.
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Rank Industry Title Estimated Employment Percent of Total Employment
1 Local Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals 630 80.15%
2 Self-Employed and Unpaid Family Workers, All Jobs 142 18.07%
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The top industries in South Dakota with the highest estimated employment for Forest and Conservation Workers in 2020 were Local Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals (630), Self-Employed and Unpaid Family Workers, All Jobs (142).
Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Dept. of Labor & Regulation

Occupational Employment & Future Employment Outlook

This section shows the long term employment projections for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota from 2020-2030.
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Occupation 2020 Estimated Employment 2030 Projected Employment Total 2020-2030 Employment Change 2020-2030 Annual Avg. Percent Change
Forest and Conservation Workers 786 827 41 0.51%
Total, All 483,893 525,014 41,121 0.82%
The estimated number of Forest and Conservation Workers employed in South Dakota in 2020 was 786. It is projected that in 2030 there will be 827. This represents an annual average growth rate of 0.51%, which is slower than the percent growth rate for all occupations in South Dakota.
Source: Occupational Employment Projections

Employment Data Area Distribution

There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.

Employment Data in Related Occupations

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This section shows the 2020 Estimated Employment in South Dakota for occupations related to Forest and Conservation Workers.
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Rank Occupation 2020 Estimated Employment *Related By
1 Landscaping and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 3,610 O*NET
2 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 3,452 O*NET
3 Maintenance and Repair Workers, GeneralOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 3,267 O*NET
4 Automotive Service Technicians and MechanicsGreen Occupation 2,343 O*NET
5 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 1,872 O*NET
6 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 1,817 O*NET
7 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersGreen Occupation 1,754 O*NET
8 Animal CaretakersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 897 O*NET
9 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 812 O*NET
10 Forest and Conservation WorkersGreen Occupation 786 O*NET
11 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, VegetationOccupation is in National High Growth industry 699 O*NET
12 Soil and Plant ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 666 O*NET
13 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry WorkersGreen Occupation 551 O*NET
14 Conservation ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 484 O*NET
15 Range ManagersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 484 O*NET
16 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 419 O*NET
17 Forest and Conservation TechniciansGreen Occupation 379 O*NET
18 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 341 O*NET
19 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 284 O*NET
20 Commercial PilotsOccupation is in National High Growth industry 282 O*NET
21 Environmental Restoration PlannersOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 254 O*NET
22 Security and Fire Alarm Systems InstallersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 253 O*NET
23 Agricultural InspectorsGreen Occupation 193 O*NET
24 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 180 O*NET
25 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 174 O*NET
26 Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers 142 O*NET
27 Fish and Game WardensGreen Occupation 137 O*NET
28 Pest Control WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 116 O*NET
29 Logging Equipment Operators 115 SOC4
30 Stationary Engineers and Boiler OperatorsGreen Occupation 113 O*NET
31 Home Appliance Repairers 94 O*NET
32 BoilermakersGreen Occupation 91 O*NET
33 Transportation Inspectors 90 O*NET
34 Animal TrainersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 57 O*NET
* Agricultural Equipment OperatorsOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Animal Breeders Confidential O*NET
* Fallers Confidential SOC4
* Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural ManagersGreen Occupation Confidential O*NET
* Fishing and Hunting WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention SpecialistsOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Foresters Confidential O*NET
* Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary Confidential O*NET
* Log Graders and Scalers Confidential O*NET
* Tree Trimmers and PrunersOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
Occupation is in National High Growth industry | Green Occupation
* Rank is suppressed for confidential data.
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The following is a list of the top three occupations related to Forest and Conservation Workers and their 2020 Estimated Employment in South Dakota: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (3,610), Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals (3,452), and Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (3,267).
Source: Occupational Employment Projections
*Related By: O*NET™ - The Occupational Information Network. O*NET is a registered trademark of the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration.
SOC4 - Occupational grouping based on 1st 4 digits of the Standard Occupational Classification system.

Projected Annual Openings

This section shows the long term projected annual openings for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota from 2020 to 2030.
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Occupation Annual Openings Annual Change Annual Transfers Annual Exits
Forest and Conservation Workers 127 4 87 36
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 1,466 22 1,047 397
Growth plus replacement needs for Farming, Fishing, and Forestry in South Dakota are estimated to average about 1,466 openings per year from 2020-2030. Of these estimated 1,466 openings per year, 1.5% are due to growth (new positions) and 27.1% are due to exits (workers leaving the labor force), and 71.4% are due to transfers (workers changing occupations).

Source: Labor Market Information Center, SD Dept. of Labor & Regulation

Projected Annual Openings Area Distribution

There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.
There is no data available for Forest and Conservation Workers in South Dakota.

Projected Annual Openings in Related Occupations

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This section shows the projected annual openings in South Dakota for occupations related to Forest and Conservation Workers from 2020 to 2030.
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Rank Occupation Annual Openings *Related By
1 Landscaping and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 547 O*NET
2 Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals 488 O*NET
3 Maintenance and Repair Workers, GeneralOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 358 O*NET
4 Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 318 O*NET
5 Automotive Service Technicians and MechanicsGreen Occupation 251 O*NET
6 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and SteamfittersGreen Occupation 203 O*NET
7 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 198 O*NET
8 Animal CaretakersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 152 O*NET
9 Forest and Conservation WorkersGreen Occupation 127 O*NET
10 Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, VegetationOccupation is in National High Growth industry 102 O*NET
11 Soil and Plant ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 90 O*NET
12 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry WorkersGreen Occupation 87 O*NET
13 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 78 O*NET
14 Conservation ScientistsOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 47 O*NET
15 Forest and Conservation TechniciansGreen Occupation 47 O*NET
16 Range ManagersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 47 O*NET
17 First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 41 O*NET
18 Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 39 O*NET
19 Commercial PilotsOccupation is in National High Growth industry 38 O*NET
20 Agricultural InspectorsGreen Occupation 33 O*NET
21 Security and Fire Alarm Systems InstallersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 29 O*NET
22 Environmental Restoration PlannersOccupation is in National High Growth industryGreen Occupation 28 O*NET
23 Surveying and Mapping Technicians 26 O*NET
24 Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door 24 O*NET
25 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers 22 O*NET
26 Pest Control WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 21 O*NET
27 Logging Equipment Operators 19 SOC4
28 Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers 15 O*NET
29 Stationary Engineers and Boiler OperatorsGreen Occupation 15 O*NET
30 Fish and Game WardensGreen Occupation 14 O*NET
31 Home Appliance Repairers 10 O*NET
32 Transportation Inspectors 10 O*NET
33 BoilermakersGreen Occupation 9 O*NET
34 Animal TrainersOccupation is in National High Growth industry 7 O*NET
* Agricultural Equipment OperatorsOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Animal Breeders Confidential O*NET
* Fallers Confidential SOC4
* Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural ManagersGreen Occupation Confidential O*NET
* Fishing and Hunting WorkersOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention SpecialistsOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
* Foresters Confidential O*NET
* Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary Confidential O*NET
* Log Graders and Scalers Confidential O*NET
* Tree Trimmers and PrunersOccupation is in National High Growth industry Confidential O*NET
Occupation is in National High Growth industry | Green Occupation
* Rank is suppressed for confidential data.
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The following is a list of the top three occupations related to Forest and Conservation Workers and their 2020-2030 Annual Openings in South Dakota: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (547), Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals (488), and Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (358).
Source: Occupational Employment Projections



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