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Farmer Horticultural Salary

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Salary Data for Farmer Horticultural

$45,583 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$1,399 (USD)/yr

$45,060 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$1,399 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Propagates and raises horticultural-specialty products and crops, such as seeds, bulbs, rootstocks, sod, ornamental plants, and cut flowers. Prepares acreage utilization and work schedules, according to knowledge of crop culture, climate and market conditions, seed, bulb, or rootstock availability, and employable work force and machinery. Attaches farm implements, such as disc and fertilizer spreader, to tractor and drives tractor in fields to till soil and plant and cultivate crop. Inspects fields periodically to ascertain nutrient deficiencies, detect insect, disease, and pest infestations, and identify foreign-plant growth, and selects, purchases, and schedules materials, such as fertilizers and herbicides, to ensure quality control. Hires field workers; assigns their duties according to scheduled activities, such as planting, irrigating, weeding, and harvesting; and oversees their activities. Maintains personnel and production records. Arranges with customers for sale of crop.
The average farmer horticultural salary in United States is $45,583 or an equivalent hourly rate of $22. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,399. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$33,759 (USD)

$55,415 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$52,843 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Farmer Horticultural will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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