Farmer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Farmer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $29,692
Iowa $27,040
Minnesota $27,040
Oregon $26,891
New York $24,000
Ohio $20,800
Washington $20,800
Pennsylvania $20,000
Texas $20,000

How do farmer salaries compare to similar careers?

Farmers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than horse trainers but more than kennel technicians.

Career Median Salary
Horse trainer salary $24K
Zoo educator salary $25K
Agricultural worker salary $26K
Organic farmer salary $24K
Dog groomer salary $23K
Farmer salary $23K
Equestrian salary $22K
Animal caretaker salary $23K
Veterinary assistant salary $22K
Kennel technician salary $19K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)