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Wildlife Management


Wildlife management is the process of keeping certain wildlife populations, including endangered animals, at desirable levels determined by wildlife managers. Wildlife management is interdisciplinary, integrating science, mathematics, imagination, and logic. It deals with protecting endangered and threatened species and subspecies and their habitats, as well as with non-threatened agricultural pests and game species.

Careers

Engineering and Natural Sciences Managers
Wage: $115,270
10 Year Growth Rate: 11.4%
Self Employed: 0.6%
Unemployment Rate: 2.1%
Employed Part Time: 4.4%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists
Wage: $61,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 8.7%
Self Employed: 2.6%
Unemployment Rate: 3.0%
Employed Part Time: 7.3%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree
Animal Scientists
Wage: $55,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 9.8%
Self Employed: 9.0%
Unemployment Rate: 4.0%
Employed Part Time: 11.4%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree