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$73,646

Average Base Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,613

Average Bonus
The average scientist soil salary in Colorado, United States is $73,646 or an equivalent hourly rate of $35. This is 0% lower (+$253) than the average scientist soil salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,613. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
Salary by Experience

$50,572

Entry Level Salary

$91,854

Senior Level Salary
An entry level scientist soil (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,572. On the other end, a senior level scientist soil (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $91,854.

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Job Description
Conduct research in breeding, physiology, production, yield, and management of crops and agricultural plants or trees, shrubs, and nursery stock, their growth in soils, and control of pests; or study the chemical, physical, biological, and mineralogical composition of soils as they relate to plant or crop growth. May classify and map soils and investigate effects of alternative practices on soil and crop productivity.
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