Crop Farmer Salary in United States

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Crop Farmer in United States

The average salary of a(n) Crop Farmer in United States is $42,111.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Crop Farmer in United States is $20.25.

The average bonus of a(n) Crop Farmer in United States is $1,310.00.

Job Description:

Plants, cultivates, and harvests field crops, such as wheat, barley, alfalfa, cotton, hops, peanuts, mint, sugarcane, and tobacco, applying knowledge of growth characteristics of individual crop, and soil, climate, and market conditions. Ascertains acreage to be tilled and varieties and quantities of plants to be grown. Picks and purchases seeds or plant stock and farm machinery, implements, and supplies. Decides when and how to plant, cultivate, and irrigate plants and harvest crops, applying knowledge of plant culture. Attaches farm implements, such as plow, disc, and seed drill to tractor and drives tractor in fields to till soil and plant and cultivate crops. Drives and operates farm machinery to spray fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides and haul harvested crops. Hires, assigns duties to, and oversees activities of farm workers. Demonstrates and explains farm work techniques and safety regulations to new workers. Maintains employee and financial records. Arranges with buyers for sale and shipment of crop. May install irrigation system(s) and irrigate fields. May set poles and string wires and twine on poles to form trellises. May lubricate, adjust, and make minor repairs on farm machinery, implements, and equipment, using mechanic's hand tools and work aids. May plant seeds in cold-frame bed and cover bed with cloth or glass to protect seedlings from weather. May transplant seedlings in rows, by hand or using transplanter machine. May grade and package crop for marketing. Less

Plants, cultivates, and harvests field crops, such as wheat, barley, alfalfa, cotton, hops, peanuts, mint, sugarcane, and tobacco, applying knowledge of growth characteristics of individual crop, and soil, climate, and market conditions. Ascertains acreage to be tilled and varieties and... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Crop Farmer?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in United States

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Crop Farmer in United States

Community Agricultural Project Manager - Emeryville, CA

Clif Bar & Company

Manage agricultural events such as meetings with farmers, nonprofit partners, organic industry, and others. This position requires a candidate passionate about...

View job on Indeed.com

Research Associate - Juana Díaz, PR

MONSANTO

We work to help farmers produce food in a more sustainable way. Today, Monsanto is working with farmers around the world to do something about it....

View job on Indeed.com

Irrigation Ditch Rider (Zanjero) - Scottsdale, AZ

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

Knowledge with the irrigation systems, including areas of land served by each system and leased by each farmer....

View job on Indeed.com

Farmhand (Wheeler Farm) - Salt Lake City, UT

Salt Lake County

Plants, cultivates, weeds and harvest crops and gardens. Performs animal care, grooming, and maintenance as directed by the farmer....

View job on Indeed.com

Farm Worker - Intern - Chambersburg, PA

Wilson College

Fulton Farm produces approximately 40 different crops, all certified organic. Crops are mainly vegetables, but also include some fruit and herbs....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x