Farm Worker Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$23,000
$20,000
Min 10%
$23,000
Median 50%
$28,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bobby D's
Highest Paying City
Lafayette, LA
Highest Paying State
Iowa
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a farm worker make?
As a Farm Worker in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $24,009 per year or $11.54 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $28,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $20,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Farm Workers are in Manufacturing companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Farm Worker salaries are Iowa, Maine, Alaska, Nebraska, and South Dakota. The typical tenure for a Farm Worker is 3.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Farmer
$32,997
Ranch Hand
$24,701
Farm Hand
$25,510
Groom
$25,407

Average Farm Worker Salary By Location

Across America, Farm Workers make on average $24,009 annually or $11.54 hourly. The city with the highest Farm Worker salary is Lafayette, LA at $29,418 per year. Not only that, Lafayette, LA also has an average entry-level salary of $23,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Farm Worker salaries are Iowa, Maine, Alaska, Nebraska, and South Dakota. West Virginia, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, and Montana are the lowest earners.

Map of Farm Worker Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Farm Worker Salary By Company

Farm Workers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Farm Workers at Bobby D's and Smith County report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Carlisle and P&G report highly competitive salaries for Farm Workers.

Average Farm Worker Pay By Industry

Farm Worker salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Construction companies, Manufacturing companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Farm Workers. Construction companies pay Farm Workers an average salary of $24,684, Manufacturing companies pay $24,188, and Retail companys come in at $24,141. At $23,407, the average salary for Farm Workers in the Agriculture industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Construction
Construction
$24,684
$25k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$24,188
$24k
Retail
Retail
$24,141
$24k
Professional
Professional
$23,795
$24k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$23,740
$24k
Agriculture
Agriculture
$23,407
$23k

Farm Worker Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Farm Worker Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tyson Foods
Cobb-Poultry Farm Worker
04/22/2020
$27,131
Cobb-Poultry Farm Worker
04/08/2020
$27,131
Cobb-Poultry Farm Worker
02/26/2020
$27,131
Tyson Foods
Cobb-Poultry Farm Worker
02/25/2020
$27,131
Rancho Del Mar
Farm Worker
01/26/2020
$30,825
Farm Worker
12/31/2019
$27,131
Michael P Weldon
Farm Worker
10/31/2019
$24,272
Farm Worker
10/09/2019
$22,957
Farm Worker
09/28/2019
$25,044
Tyson Foods
Farm Worker
09/27/2019
$25,044
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