Agricultural Engineer Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of agricultural engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare agricultural engineer salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Agricultural Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for agricultural engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) agricultural engineers is $121,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid agricultural engineers is $59,740.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of agricultural engineers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2.32% -16.78%
9.45% -
-32.03% -
- -

Compare Agricultural Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of agricultural engineers in three industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for agricultural engineer occupations is the miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $89,490. The lowest paying industry is the merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods industry (annual salary $80,490). For detailed agricultural engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods

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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