Plant Pathologist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$91,000
$47,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$176,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Montana
Highest Paying City
Arlington, VA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
7.5 years
How much does a plant pathologist make?
The national average salary for a Plant Pathologist in the United States is $91,197 per year or $43.84 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $176,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $47,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Pharmaceutical companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Maine, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Alaska have the highest paying Plant Pathologist jobs. The typical tenure for a Plant Pathologist is 7.5 years.
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Average Plant Pathologist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Plant Pathologist in the USA is $91,197 annually or $43.84 hourly. Plant Pathologists make the most in Arlington, VA at about $133,658 per year. The Arlington, VA average entry-level salary for Plant Pathologists is $66,000. Maine, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Alaska are the top 5 highest earning states for Plant Pathologists. Hawaii, Colorado, and Wyoming have the lowest Plant Pathologist salaries.

Map of Plant Pathologist Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Plant Pathologist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Plant Pathologist makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Plant Pathologists are Hospitality companies and Pharmaceutical companies. Montana and Bayer are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like USDA and The Dow Chemical Company report highly competitive salaries for Plant Pathologists.
Company
Average Salary
$118,533
$119k
$106,734
$107k
$105,339
$105k
$75,752
$76k

Plant Pathologist Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Plant Pathologist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Forest Service
Plant Pathologist
09/27/2019
$51,440
Agricultural Research Service
Plant Pathologist
09/19/2019
$104,821
Environmental Protection Agency
Plant Pathologist
08/29/2019
$69,581
Agricultural Research Service
Plant Pathologist
08/26/2019
$90,512
Agricultural Research Service
Plant Pathologist
07/29/2019
$62,236
Plant Pathologist
06/30/2019
$92,600
Environmental Protection Agency
Plant Pathologist
06/14/2019
$117,191
National Older Worker Career Center
Plant Pathologist
06/06/2019
$93,915
Agricultural Research Service
Plant Pathologist
05/12/2019
$104,821
Plant Pathologist
03/12/2019
$78,000
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