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

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)