Conservation status: The Silver-throated Tanager’s has a large range that is estimated to be 74,200 km2 (BirdLife International). Because of this, the IUCN red list categorizes the conservations status of this tanager as "Least Concern," and Stotz et al. (1996) states that its conservation priority is "Low." The population does seem to be decreasing, but not rapidly enough to be considered "Vulnerable" (BirdLife International). There is no population size estimate available and no set population trend (BirdLife International).