Agronomist

Agronomist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$75,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$75,000
Median 50%
$153,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Morningstar
Highest Paying City
Ithaca, NY
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does an agronomist make?
Agronomists in America make, on average, $75,193 a year or $36.15 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $153,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $36,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Agronomists are in Pharmaceutical companies and Manufacturing companies. States with the highest Agronomist salaries include New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Pennsylvania, and Maine. The typical employment for an Agronomist is 3.4 years.
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Average Agronomist Salary By Location

Agronomists in the United States of America make on average $75,193 a year or $36.15 per hour. The city with the highest Agronomist salary is Ithaca, NY at $121,141 per year. The average starting salary in Ithaca, NY for Agronomists is $55,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Agronomist salaries are New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Pennsylvania, and Maine. Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, and South Dakota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Ithaca, NY
Ithaca, NY
$121,141
$121,141
2
2
Richmond, VA
Richmond, VA
$118,134
$118,134
3
3
San Juan, TX
San Juan, TX
$105,129
$105,129
4
4
Tucson, AZ
Tucson, AZ
$97,277
$97,277
5
5
Tampa, FL
Tampa, FL
$96,549
$96,549

Map of Agronomist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Agronomists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Agronomist Salary By Company

Agronomists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Pharmaceutical companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Morningstar and Bayer are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like USDA and Driscoll's report highly competitive salaries for Agronomists.

Agronomist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Agronomist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Ag 1 Source
Sales Agronomist
02/10/2020
$65,000
Agricultural Research Service
Agronomist
11/24/2019
$88,704
Agricultural Research Service
Agronomist
11/05/2019
$74,596
Sanford Rose Associates International, Inc.
Agronomist
10/31/2019
$50,000
Agricultural Research Service
Agronomist
08/26/2019
$74,596
Agricultural Research Service
Agronomist
08/26/2019
$74,596
Agronomist
07/19/2019
$104,350
Western Illinois University
Agronomist
06/18/2019
$35,000
Western Illinois University
Agronomist
06/08/2019
$35,000
Soil Technologies Corp
Agronomist Manager
03/21/2019
$57,500
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