Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Animal Farmworkers in the United States; the average employee scrapes together only around $26K per year. One-third enjoy medical while nearly one-tenth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to less than one-tenth. Most Animal Farmworkers survey respondents are men (76 percent). Though the majority of Animal Farmworkers do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$16,610 - $40,468
(Median)
$17K
$26K
$40K
MEDIAN: $25,743
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$7.79 - $15.67
(Median)
$7
$9
$16
MEDIAN: $9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$16,610 - $40,468  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,742  
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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$16,446 - $37,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.79 - $15.67  
   
Overtime
$11.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,742  
   
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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$16,446 - $37,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Job Description for Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals

Farmworkers perform a multitude of tasks, most of which involve physical labor and tending to animals, such as cattle, sheep, swine, goats, or horses. In some farms, this type of work also includes baiting and feeding crawfish, harvesting crawfish traps, and refilling traps with food.

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Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals Tasks

  • Operate farm equipment, including using tractors, irrigating for floods and transporting animals.
  • Maintain farm equipment and shelters.
  • Care for animals, including feeding, health observation, tracking animal movements and grooming.

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Pay by Experience Level for Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $24K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $21K. Animal Farmworkers bring in $29K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $27K by contrast.

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Experience Affects Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$24,000

Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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