Silviculturist Salary in Portland, OR

How much does a Silviculturist in Portland, OR make?

The average Silviculturist in Portland, OR makes $29,070, 38% below the national average Silviculturist salary of $46,648. This pay is 98% lower than the combined average salaries of other metros Houston, TX, Seattle, WA and Chicago. The average bonus for a Silviculturist is $321 which represents 1% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year.

Portland Average

$29,07038% VS US AVERAGE
$23,256$34,884
Base Salary
$28,749
Bonus
$321
Get Bonus
100%

U.S. Average

$46,648
$25,182$84,980
Base Salary
$46,328
Bonus
$320
Get Bonus
100%
The average silviculturist in Portland, OR makes $29,070

Salary Ranges for Silviculturists in Portland, OR US

The salaries of Silviculturists in Portland, OR range from $23,256 to $34,884 , with a median salary of $29,070 . The middle 67% of Silviculturists makes $29,070, with the top 67% making $34,884.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Silviculturist in Portland, OR

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 12% and an added Oregon state tax of 9%. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Silviculturists could expect to have a take-home pay of $23,399/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $975*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Silviculturist

With a take-home pay of roughly $1,950/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,341/mo** in Portland, OR, a Silviculturist would pay 68.77% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Portland per month for an individual is $927 , and for a 4-person family $3,406***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 116.32% of a Silviculturist in Portland's salary leaving $-318 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 243.46% of a Silviculturist in Portland's salary leaving $-2,797 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Portland, OR as 1st out of the 5 largest nearby metros in terms of quality of life for Silviculturists**.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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