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Highest Paying States for First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

The highest paying states for first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers (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 first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $59,650, New York is the highest paying state for first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $58,490). 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 first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 New York
$59,650
$35,620 240
2 Alaska
$58,490
$42,550 50
3 Minnesota
$58,100
$38,560 200
4 Alabama
$57,210
$36,390 370
5 Pennsylvania
$55,780
$35,470 410
6 Iowa
$54,910
$39,230 180
7 Oklahoma
$54,660
$27,840 160
8 Delaware
$54,440
$41,880 80
9 South Carolina
$54,060
$32,350 390
10 North Dakota
$53,870
$36,220 60
11 Maryland
$53,280
$28,980 230
12 Texas
$52,840
$24,870 1,170
13 Wisconsin
$52,680
$32,280 220
14 Virginia
$52,060
$33,970 700
15 Maine
$51,710
$32,420 110
16 North Carolina
$51,050
$31,560 490
17 Colorado
$50,800
$30,220 330
18 Kansas
$50,650
$34,690 160
19 Hawaii
$50,400
$34,460 50
20 New Hampshire
$50,180
$40,780 30
21 Nebraska
$49,490
$37,190 110
22 Louisiana
$49,440
$28,930 540
23 Massachusetts
$48,940
$33,220 150
24 Washington
$48,380
$23,990 900
25 Nevada
$48,150
$34,510 110
26 Arizona
$47,680
$24,510 600
27 Utah
$47,580
$30,280 80
28 Vermont
$47,370
$31,010 90
29 Oregon
$47,120
$30,530 680
30 Missouri
$46,470
$31,320 380
31 Florida
$46,440
$27,360 1,330
32 Connecticut
$46,440
$32,510 90
33 Georgia
$45,480
$31,720 790
34 Arkansas
$45,060
$29,150 280
35 Kentucky
$43,690
$28,430 250
36 West Virginia
$43,640
$28,890 80
37 Ohio
$42,910
$26,600 210
38 New Mexico
$42,730
$17,850 210
39 Idaho
$41,430
$23,870 200
40 Indiana
$40,970
$29,070 170
41 Michigan
$40,830
$26,540 350
42 California
$40,090
$26,530 6,130
43 Illinois
$39,330
$26,560 250
44 Mississippi
$39,330
$25,170 380
45 Tennessee
$38,720
$22,980 200
46 New Jersey
$38,680
$25,890 350
47 South Dakota
$36,780
$31,900 70
48 Montana
$36,270
$26,920 150
49 Puerto Rico
$29,080
$20,770 90

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers in those states is not available at this time.

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