Agricultural and food science technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Agricultural and food science technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $37,120
Arkansas $38,550
Arizona $35,370
California $42,840
Colorado $43,910
Connecticut $26,020
Florida $38,530
Georgia $40,490
Hawaii $43,310
Iowa $47,302
Idaho $36,802
Illinois $41,750
Indiana $44,190
Kansas $39,990
Kentucky $40,680
Louisiana $35,490
Massachusetts $53,200
Maryland $38,150
Maine $35,620
Michigan $34,780
Minnesota $40,970
Missouri $38,770
Mississippi $34,990
Montana $41,130
North Carolina $37,280
North Dakota $47,030
Nebraska $37,300
New Jersey $54,120
New Mexico $40,630
New York $48,400
Ohio $39,560
Oklahoma $30,500
Oregon $40,980
Pennsylvania $37,201
South Dakota $29,660
Tennessee $38,010
Texas $42,740
Utah $34,460
Virginia $37,030
Virgin Islands $31,290
Vermont $44,520
Washington $37,880
Wisconsin $37,210
West Virginia $44,890

How do agricultural and food science technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Agricultural and food science technicians earn 8% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than soil and water conservationists but more than ranchers.

Career Median Salary
Soil and water conservationist salary $61K
Conservation scientist salary $61K
Biomass plant technician salary $57K
Certified crop advisor salary $50K
Agricultural inspector salary $44K
Agricultural and food science technician salary $41K
Farm equipment mechanic salary $41K
Grain elevator worker salary $33K
Dairy farmer salary $26K
Rancher salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)