An Irrigation Worker earns an average wage of $11.95 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$21,600 - $42,000
(Median)
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$30K
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MEDIAN: $29,882
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$9.57 - $14.75
(Median)
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$29,883  
   
Bonus
$512  
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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$20,249 - $34,323  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$9.57 - $14.75  
   
Overtime
$17.69  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$512  
   
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).
)
$20,249 - $34,323  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Job Description for Irrigation Worker

  • Read plans to install irrigation systems according to specifications.
  • Visit sites and make recommendations about irrigation placement and type.
  • Set irrigation timer controls and maintenance schedules.
  • Install, inspect, maintain, diagnose and repair irrigation systems.
  • Document work performed and equipment/supplies utilized.

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What is it like working as an Irrigation Worker?

Irrigation Worker in Mount Pleasant:
"Fun, Interesting job, Underpaid."
Pros: Satisfaction of a job well done. Working with my hands outside and inside.
Cons: Underpaid, and weather conditions.

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Experience Affects Irrigation Worker Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 74%
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