Average Park Supervisor Salary
$35,000 yearly
$16.84 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$25,000
10 %
$35,000
Median
$48,000
90 %
What Is The Average Park Supervisor Salary?
The average park supervisor salary is $35,019 per year, or $16.84 per hour, in the United States. The range surrounding that average can vary between $25,000 and $48,000, meaning park supervisors have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most park supervisors find a job with hospitality and government companies, while others work for media, manufacturing, and finance companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Alaska, New York and New Jersey are the top states in the U.S. to pay park supervisors the highest salaries.

Average Park Supervisor Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where park supervisors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Park Supervisor average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$27,982
$13.45
Alaska
$49,981
$24.03
Arizona
$38,328
$18.43
Arkansas
$39,375
$18.93
California
$41,596
$20.00
Colorado
$33,981
$16.34
Connecticut
$39,830
$19.15
Delaware
$37,268
$17.92
District of Columbia
$35,215
$16.93
Florida
$25,474
$12.25
Georgia
$30,752
$14.78
Hawaii
$33,945
$16.32
Idaho
$29,917
$14.38
Illinois
$39,598
$19.04
Indiana
$28,986
$13.94
Iowa
$39,434
$18.96
Kansas
$37,821
$18.18
Kentucky
$33,213
$15.97
Louisiana
$28,837
$13.86
Maine
$32,036
$15.40
Maryland
$33,044
$15.89
Massachusetts
$39,695
$19.08
Michigan
$35,541
$17.09
Minnesota
$33,251
$15.99
Mississippi
$31,869
$15.32
Missouri
$28,500
$13.70
Montana
$29,290
$14.08
Nebraska
$34,930
$16.79
Nevada
$35,840
$17.23
New Hampshire
$38,232
$18.38
New Jersey
$46,108
$22.17
New Mexico
$41,720
$20.06
New York
$46,340
$22.28
North Carolina
$31,853
$15.31
North Dakota
$38,935
$18.72
Ohio
$35,246
$16.95
Oklahoma
$31,836
$15.31
Oregon
$35,219
$16.93
Pennsylvania
$35,159
$16.90
Rhode Island
$40,449
$19.45
South Carolina
$26,215
$12.60
South Dakota
$32,769
$15.75
Tennessee
$31,591
$15.19
Texas
$34,329
$16.50
Utah
$34,109
$16.40
Vermont
$35,584
$17.11
Virginia
$38,286
$18.41
Washington
$39,311
$18.90
West Virginia
$34,680
$16.67
Wisconsin
$30,497
$14.66
Wyoming
$35,696
$17.16

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Highest Paying Cities For Park Supervisor

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Santa Clara, CA
$46,615
$22.41
Bismarck, ND
$38,521
$18.52
San Antonio, TX
$34,370
$16.52
Atlanta, GA
$30,813
$14.81

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Average Park Supervisor Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $35,000
    $16.84
    -0.3%
    2020
    $35,100
    $16.88
    -0.5%
    2019
    $35,300
    $16.97
    +1.1%
    2018
    $34,900
    $16.78
    -1.2%
    2017
    $35,300
    $16.99
    +1.0%

    How Much Do Park Supervisors Make In Different Industries?

    As we previously stated, park supervisor salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that media, manufacturing, and finance companies tend to offer much higher salaries for park supervisors. For example, park supervisors make a whopping average salary of $39,802 while working for media companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $37,399 at manufacturing companies and $36,961 at finance companies. But park supervisors may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $29,663.
    RankIndustryAverage Park Supervisor SalaryPark Supervisor Salary Range
    1
    Media
    $39,802
    $25k
    $47k
    2
    Manufacturing
    $37,399
    $25k
    $47k
    3
    Finance
    $36,961
    $25k
    $47k
    4
    Government
    $33,773
    $25k
    $47k
    5
    Real Estate
    $30,838
    $25k
    $47k
    6
    Professional
    $30,050
    $25k
    $47k

    High Paying Park Supervisor Jobs

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Naturalist

    Avg. salary: $44,234

    Naturalists are people who educate the public on environmental-related matters. The core responsibilities of this position are preserving, restoring, maintaining, and protecting natural habitat. Other duties performed by a naturalist are; guide work, conducting field studies of local and natural habitats, educating and providing the general public with recreational activities, assisting with administrative tasks that relate to parking admission, and leading and offering guidance during trips and nature walks for both adults and children.
    3,947 Naturalist Jobs
    Park Manager

    Avg. salary: $45,356

    Park Managers are responsible for overseeing the operations of parks. Their duties include organizing work schedules and assignments, supervising park maintenance activities, conduct park inspections, and assess revenue channels. They are also responsible for administering park programs, facilitating park constructions, and helping staff training and recruitment initiatives. Park Managers also assist in resource protection services as well as educational outreach operations. They collaborate and foster good relations with the government, local communities, and non-profits in managing natural resources.
    2,343 Park Manager Jobs
    Park Ranger

    Avg. salary: $43,777

    A park ranger is responsible for maintaining and protecting the natural ecosystem landscape and coordinating with environmental organizations to develop strategies and programs to stabilize the condition of the lands. Park rangers conduct data analysis and research to improve agricultural integrity by utilizing adequate resources through scientific testing and investigations. They monitor the activities of landowners and other businesses that may pose risks to the environment. A park ranger should have excellent communication and organizational skills, as well as extensive knowledge of environmental programs and conservation.
    1,050 Park Ranger Jobs
    Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $50,683

    Supervisors are responsible for overseeing the daily functions of employees in a specific team, department, or even a work shift. They create work schedules, organize work processes and workflows, train new hires, provide necessary reports related to the team function and the employees, monitor and evaluate employee performance, and ensure that goals of the specific team or department are met. When needed, supervisors also provide guidance to employees in terms of their career or even personal challenges. They also help in fostering harmonious work relationships by resolving interpersonal conflicts at work. To be successful in their role, they must have leadership skills, time management skills, decision-making capabilities, analytical skills, and problem-solving skills.
    166,597 Supervisor Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Park Supervisors The Most?

    To earn a high income as a park supervisor, working for University of California Press or City of Oakland might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like City of Fresno - Office of The City Manager and Vanderbilt University Medical Center report highly competitive wages for park supervisors.
    Company
    LogoRankCompanyAverage Park Supervisor SalaryPark Supervisor Salary Range
    1University of California Press
    4.3
    $44,220
    $24k
    $52k
    2City of Oakland
    4.6
    $41,932
    $24k
    $52k
    3City of Fresno - Office of The City Manager
    4.2
    $41,627
    $24k
    $52k
    4Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    4.6
    $40,947
    $24k
    $52k
    5Live Nation Entertainment
    4.6
    $40,092
    $24k
    $52k
    6Lucky Brand
    4.6
    $39,103
    $24k
    $52k

    Recently Added Park Supervisor Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    F&B Supervisor Waldorf Astoria Park City
    Park City, UT
    08/04/2021
    $37,566
    08/04/2021
    F&B Supervisor Waldorf Astoria Park City
    Park City, UT
    07/29/2021
    $37,566
    07/29/2021
    Travis County Texas
    Park Supervisor I (West District)
    Park Supervisor I (West District)
    Austin, TX
    07/15/2021
    $42,382
    07/15/2021
    Supervisor, Park Operations
    San Diego, CA
    07/09/2021
    $39,757
    07/09/2021
    Alamodome Parking Supervisor (Temporary/Event)
    San Antonio, TX
    07/09/2021
    $25,983
    07/09/2021
    Alamodome Parking Supervisor (Temporary/Event)
    San Antonio, TX
    07/09/2021
    $25,983
    07/09/2021
    F&B Supervisor Waldorf Astoria Park City
    Park City, UT
    07/01/2021
    $37,566
    07/01/2021
    Parks Supervisor I
    Fresno, CA
    05/30/2021
    $90,000
    05/30/2021
    Airport Parking Supervisor
    Commerce City, CO
    05/26/2021
    $31,305
    05/26/2021
    Supervisor-Food, CHI ST. Luke's Vintage-Chasewood Park DR
    Houston, TX
    05/19/2021
    $36,523
    05/19/2021

    Average Park Supervisor Salary by Demographic

    Park Supervisor Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $36,023
    female-income
    Female Income
    $36,237
    Median Park Supervisor Income by Race
    Black or african american park supervisors have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Hispanic or latino park supervisors have the lowest average salary at $34,446.
    $39,000
    $38,000
    $37,000
    $36,000
    $35,000
    $34,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$36,089
    White$35,235
    Black or African American$37,759
    Asian$37,119
    Hispanic or Latino$34,446
    Average Park Supervisor Salary by Education Level
    Park supervisors with a Doctorate degree earn more than those without, at $39,677 annually. With a Masters degree, park supervisors earn a median annual income of $36,237 compared to $33,096 for park supervisors with an Bachelors degree.
    $42,000
    $40,000
    $38,000
    $36,000
    $34,000
    $32,000
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Master's Degree$36,237
    Bachelor's Degree$33,096
    Doctorate Degree$39,677