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$74,193

Average Base Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,115

Average Bonus
The average agricultural researcher salary in United States is $74,193 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,115. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$55,877

Entry Level Salary

$98,311

Senior Level Salary
An entry level agricultural researcher (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,877. On the other end, a senior level agricultural researcher (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $98,311.

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Job Description
Apply knowledge of engineering technology and biological science to agricultural problems concerned with power and machinery, electrification, structures, soil and water conservation, and processing of agricultural products.
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