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Business Operations Specialist Salary in Sector of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

The salary statistics of business operations specialists in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare business operations specialist salaries in different industries within the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Average Annual Salary of Business Operations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,240
25th Percentile Wage
$31,010
50th Percentile Wage
$47,980
75th Percentile Wage
$67,510
90th Percentile Wage
$95,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for business operations specialists in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) business operations specialists is $95,570. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $19,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of business operations specialists in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,98015.69%17.47%
201540,450-12.88%-
201445,6605.48%-
201343,1608.25%-
201239,600--

Compare Business Operations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Sector

The average salaries of business operations specialists in five industries in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for business operations specialist occupations is the support activities for animal production industry with an annual salary $64,600. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for crop production industry (annual salary $43,650). For detailed business operations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Animal Production
$64,600
Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
$49,180
Forestry and Logging
$45,140
Logging
$45,140
Support Activities for Crop Production
$43,650

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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