Farm Hand Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$25,000
$12,000
Min 10%
$25,000
Median 50%
$51,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bob Moore Auto Group
Highest Paying City
Ashley, ND
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a farm hand make?
The national average salary for a Farm Hand in the U.S. is $25,510 annually or $12.26 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $51,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $12,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Farm Hands are Professional companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Farm Hand salaries include Maine, North Dakota, Alaska, Nebraska, and Colorado. The typical tenure for a Farm Hand is 3.1 years.
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Average Farm Hand Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Farm Hand in the USA is $25,510 annually or $12.26 hourly. The top city when it comes to Farm Hand salaries is Ashley, ND at $32,553 per year. The average starting salary in Ashley, ND for Farm Hands is $27,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Farm Hand salaries are Maine, North Dakota, Alaska, Nebraska, and Colorado. Arkansas, Kentucky, West Virginia, Tennessee, and Pennsylvania have the lowest reported salaries for Farm Hands.

Map of Farm Hand Salaries

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

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Average Farm Hand Salary By Company

Farm Hands report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Farm Hand jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Bob Moore Auto Group and ManpowerGroup are the best paying companies for Farm Hands.
Company
Average Salary

Average Farm Hand Pay By Industry

Wages for Farm Hands can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Construction companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Farm Hands. Salaries for Farm Hands in Hospitality companies average $26,748 annually, while Construction companies and Retail companies pay $26,065 and $25,773, respectively. The average salary for Farm Hands in the Agriculture industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $24,606.
Industry
Average Salary
Hospitality
Hospitality
$26,748
$27k
Construction
Construction
$26,065
$26k
Retail
Retail
$25,773
$26k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$25,119
$25k
Agriculture
Agriculture
$24,606
$25k

Farm Hand Salary History

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