Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Manager Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers among Washington metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,900
25th Percentile Wage
$68,700
50th Percentile Wage
$78,340
75th Percentile Wage
$100,550
90th Percentile Wage
$127,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,900.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,340
4.95% 7.61%
2016
$74,460
7.10% -
2015
$69,170
-1.20% -
2014
$70,000
-1.46% -
2013
$71,020
-1.91% -
2012
$72,380
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in state of Washington ranges from $20,080 to $83,760. The highest paying area for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers in Washington is Yakima with a median annual salary of $83,760. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Kennewick-Pasco-Richland (mean annual salary $78,170). The lowest paying area is Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro with a median annual salary of $20,080.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Yakima
$83,760
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$78,170
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$55,940
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$20,080




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