Fish and Game Wardens Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Fish and Game Wardens in the United States is around $59860 per year.

How much do Fish and Game Wardens make in the United States?

In the United States, Fish and Game Wardens earn an average hourly wage of $28.78 and a mean annual wage of $59860.

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Fish and Game Wardens earnings by experience

For Fish and Game Wardens positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $15 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $22.26 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $28.61, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $35. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $41.01 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Fish and Game Wardens roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $31200 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $46300 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $59500. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $72800, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $85300 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Fish and Game Wardens

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Earnings for Junior-level Fish and Game Wardens

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Earnings for Mid-level Fish and Game Wardens

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Earnings for Senior-level Fish and Game Wardens

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Earnings for Top-level Fish and Game Wardens

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)