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Computer Occupations Salary in Sector of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,510
25th Percentile Wage
$53,950
50th Percentile Wage
$70,670
75th Percentile Wage
$96,020
90th Percentile Wage
$118,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer occupations 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) computer occupations is $118,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer occupations is $37,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer occupations in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,670
8.21% 14.94%
2016
$64,870
5.10% -
2015
$61,560
4.11% -
2014
$59,030
1.30% -
2013
$58,260
-3.18% -
2012
$60,110
- -

Compare Computer Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Sector

The average salaries of computer occupations in three 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 computer occupations occupations is the support activities for animal production industry with an annual salary $72,600. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for crop production industry (annual salary $65,170). For detailed computer occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Animal Production
$72,600
Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
$69,700
Support Activities for Crop Production
$65,170

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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