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

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)