The salary statistics of graders and sorters, agricultural products are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of graders and sorters, agricultural products within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The graders and sorters, agricultural products 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,660|
|25th Percentile Wage||$21,080|
|50th Percentile Wage||$23,340|
|75th Percentile Wage||$26,210|
|90th Percentile Wage||$32,960|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graders and sorters, agricultural products. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) graders and sorters, agricultural products is $32,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,660. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 76% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of graders and sorters, agricultural products from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of graders and sorters, agricultural products in 9 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 graders and sorters, agricultural products occupations is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector with an annual salary $33,600. The lowest paying sector is the transportation and warehousing sector (annual salary $20,540).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only graders and sorters, agricultural products 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 graders and sorters, agricultural products in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,360 to $38,190. The highest paying state for graders and sorters, agricultural products is North Dakota with a median annual salary of $38,190. The lowest paying state is Idaho with a median annual salary of $18,360. For more salary information of graders and sorters, agricultural products profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|North Dakota|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |