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Other Agricultural Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of other agricultural workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other agricultural workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other agricultural workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Agricultural Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,850
25th Percentile Wage
$24,020
50th Percentile Wage
$31,160
75th Percentile Wage
$40,690
90th Percentile Wage
$54,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other agricultural workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other agricultural workers is $54,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,850. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 174% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other agricultural workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201631,1604.27%19.32%
201529,8308.21%-
201427,38010.92%-
201324,390-3.08%-
201225,140--

Table 2. Other Agricultural Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other agricultural workers in 12 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other agricultural workers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $36,860. The lowest paying sector is the transportation and warehousing sector (annual salary $18,150).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$36,860
Utilities
$34,810
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$33,460
Educational Services
$33,330
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$31,380
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$30,660
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$30,500
Manufacturing
$30,380
Wholesale Trade
$26,130
Accommodation and Food Services
$23,610
Retail Trade
$19,030
Transportation and Warehousing
$18,150

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Agricultural Workers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other agricultural workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other agricultural workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,300 to $46,060. The highest paying state for other agricultural workers is Arizona with a median annual salary of $46,060. The lowest paying state is Mississippi with a median annual salary of $19,300. For more salary information of other agricultural workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Arizona
$46,060
Louisiana
$38,730
Tennessee
$37,490
Minnesota
$37,320
North Dakota
$36,800
Pennsylvania
$36,780
Nevada
$36,660
Puerto Rico
$35,590
Montana
$34,470
Washington
$34,030
New Hampshire
$33,020
California
$32,640
Colorado
$32,550
Georgia
$30,630
Kentucky
$30,150
Arkansas
$29,390
Illinois
$29,260
Iowa
$29,200
Idaho
$29,080
Oregon
$29,060
Wisconsin
$29,050
Florida
$28,920
Missouri
$28,920
Texas
$27,160
Michigan
$26,520
Virginia
$24,880
New Jersey
$24,610
North Carolina
$23,460
Alabama
$19,900
Mississippi
$19,300



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