The annual and hourly salary statistics of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$42,870|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,190|
|50th Percentile Wage||$49,050|
|75th Percentile Wage||$66,050|
|90th Percentile Wage||$92,350|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $92,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,870.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $49,050 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 63.1 percent (63.1%) lower than that in the highest paying North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area and 33.4 percent (33.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |