Farm Worker Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Farm Worker is $10.06 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Farm Worker Total Pay (?
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$13,152 - $48,980
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30,000
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Farm Worker Total Pay (?
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$7.43 - $14.30
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$13,152 - $48,980  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,471 - $41,829  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.43 - $14.30  
   
Overtime
$6.00 - $14.03  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,471 - $41,829  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Job Description for Farm Worker
Farm workers are responsible for planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops such as sweet potatoes, peanuts, rice, soybeans, and cotton. They are responsible for the upkeep of land and tools, which are generally provided by the employer at no cost. Some farm workers occasionally work with and operate heavy machinery.
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Farm Worker Tasks
  • Harvest or butcher farm products, store goods and document steps.
  • Use tools to prepare fields, plant crops or feed animals.
  • Care for farm products by planting, seeding, feeding, moving, or other tasks.
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Experience Affects Farm Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%
National Average
$23,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%
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Gender
Female
16%
female alumni
 
Male
84%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 25% dental benefits Dental: 9%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 75%
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