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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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Other Agricultural Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,850
25th Percentile Wage
$23,840
50th Percentile Wage
$30,600
75th Percentile Wage
$42,790
90th Percentile Wage
$58,180

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 $58,180. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $30,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,850. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 193% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other agricultural workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$30,600
-1.83% 17.84%
2016
$31,160
4.27% -
2015
$29,830
8.21% -
2014
$27,380
10.92% -
2013
$24,390
-3.08% -
2012
$25,140
- -

Table 2. Other Agricultural Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other agricultural workers in 16 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 mining sector with an annual salary $40,530. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $19,030).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Mining
$40,530
Federal, State, and Local Government
$38,080
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$36,710
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$35,560
Manufacturing
$32,210
Utilities
$31,960
Construction
$31,380
Educational Services
$31,220
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$30,730
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$30,210
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$28,830
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$28,820
Wholesale Trade
$27,460
Transportation and Warehousing
$23,880
Accommodation and Food Services
$23,610
Retail Trade
$19,030

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 $51,540. The highest paying state for other agricultural workers is Minnesota with a median annual salary of $51,540. 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
Minnesota
$51,540
Hawaii
$39,460
Louisiana
$38,070
Nevada
$38,060
North Dakota
$36,800
Pennsylvania
$36,780
California
$36,370
Arizona
$36,330
Montana
$36,140
Puerto Rico
$35,590
New Mexico
$34,180
New Hampshire
$33,020
South Carolina
$32,420
Maryland
$31,740
Colorado
$31,320
Iowa
$30,480
Oregon
$30,410
Missouri
$30,370
Arkansas
$29,970
Washington
$29,940
Illinois
$29,850
Kentucky
$29,770
Idaho
$29,210
Texas
$29,110
Wisconsin
$29,050
Ohio
$29,000
Georgia
$28,620
Michigan
$27,530
Tennessee
$27,360
Virginia
$24,880
West Virginia
$24,280
Kansas
$23,970
Florida
$22,470
Oklahoma
$21,810
North Carolina
$21,710
New Jersey
$21,370
Alabama
$20,880
Indiana
$19,690
Mississippi
$19,300



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