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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 $59,870, Oklahoma is the highest paying state for first-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers. It is followed by Iowa (average annual salary $57,790). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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 Oklahoma
$59,870
$30,930 150
2 Iowa
$57,790
$37,760 210
3 New York
$56,790
$32,940 180
4 Maryland
$56,750
$31,570 170
5 South Carolina
$55,540
$30,760 400
6 Wisconsin
$54,820
$31,470 280
7 Alabama
$54,260
$31,380 360
8 Massachusetts
$53,890
$33,720 190
9 North Dakota
$53,870
$36,220 60
10 Ohio
$53,320
$29,510 200
11 Delaware
$53,030
$40,910 60
12 Pennsylvania
$52,710
$29,400 440
13 Virginia
$52,380
$34,670 700
14 Washington
$52,010
$23,890 770
15 Hawaii
$50,760
$28,820 70
16 Louisiana
$50,370
$29,090 470
17 New Hampshire
$50,060
$41,050 50
18 Oregon
$50,060
$29,780 590
19 Minnesota
$50,050
$33,390 180
20 Maine
$49,990
$41,240 220
21 Nebraska
$49,900
$35,940 170
22 Kansas
$49,250
$34,270 150
23 Colorado
$49,250
$27,930 250
24 North Carolina
$48,530
$29,490 600
25 Arizona
$47,160
$29,830 530
26 Utah
$47,030
$28,870 50
27 Nevada
$46,970
$34,080 100
28 Georgia
$46,100
$30,600 650
29 Indiana
$45,830
$31,300 180
30 Florida
$45,680
$26,080 1,410
31 Missouri
$45,210
$30,890 380
32 Kentucky
$44,180
$27,870 250
33 Vermont
$43,810
$26,500 100
34 South Dakota
$43,630
$36,500 70
35 Texas
$43,470
$27,960 1,160
36 Idaho
$41,700
$25,110 230
37 West Virginia
$40,940
$30,370 80
38 Connecticut
$39,930
$29,520 80
39 Arkansas
$39,520
$28,840 310
40 Tennessee
$39,470
$24,620 170
41 Illinois
$38,860
$24,550 250
42 Mississippi
$38,480
$24,110 370
43 Michigan
$38,450
$25,990 350
44 New Jersey
$38,420
$25,310 220
45 California
$37,150
$24,920 5,430
46 New Mexico
$34,080
$17,060 200
47 Montana
$33,720
$25,690 160

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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