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Highest Paying States for Agricultural Engineers

The highest paying states for agricultural engineers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of agricultural engineers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $108,500, North Carolina is the highest paying state for agricultural engineers. It is followed by Texas (average annual salary $108,250). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of agricultural engineers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Agricultural Engineers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 North Carolina
$108,500
$53,970 40
2 Texas
$108,250
$39,540 70
3 Washington
$88,140
$71,080 90
4 Iowa
$83,740
$61,470 150
5 Missouri
$82,390
$57,420 30
6 Nebraska
$81,160
$65,320 50
7 Illinois
$81,130
$55,400 50
8 Colorado
$80,110
$42,870 30
9 Tennessee
$78,570
$63,140 0
10 Arizona
$78,390
$45,990 30
11 Wisconsin
$77,070
$56,760 60
12 Kansas
$75,740
$56,650 30
13 Ohio
$75,630
$50,950 100
14 California
$75,310
$57,740 260
15 Maryland
$75,040
$55,740 30
16 Indiana
$74,850
$53,260 110
17 Virginia
$74,100
$52,910 160
18 Pennsylvania
$72,090
$53,910 50
19 South Carolina
$71,610
$28,470 0
20 Florida
$68,610
$45,790 50
21 Kentucky
$68,200
$41,430 60
22 North Dakota
$67,550
$46,460 40
23 Idaho
$65,560
$49,920 90
24 Arkansas
$64,280
$36,740 40
25 Utah
$63,230
$35,020 40
26 Georgia
$59,320
$45,630 60
27 South Dakota
$51,800
$36,930 40
28 Puerto Rico
$45,120
$26,030 50

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of agricultural engineers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for agricultural engineers, Top Paying Jobs in America.