An Agronomist in Winnipeg, Manitoba earns an average salary of C$57,461 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

C$34,255 - C$71,855
C$34K
C$56K
C$72K
MEDIAN: C$55,586
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$76K
Salary C$34,255 - C$71,855
Bonus C$2,000
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C$35,235 - C$76,438
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Agronomist

An agronomist helps select the correct nutrients for the crop(s) being grown and manage nutrient distribution. On a day-to-day basis, an agronomist may be required to develop budgets for facilities and available land, conducting inventory tracking of manure, and making sure that plans meet regulatory requirements. They are also responsible for hiring and scheduling, coordinating schedules, conducting quality control, and supervising employees. Agronomists also conduct product testing and evaluations; establish and maintain strong relationships with clients; and handle contracts and insurance issues. Additionally, these professionals must know how to sample soil, scout for crops, diagnose the nutrients that crops need, and determine the effectiveness of a nutrient.

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Agronomist Tasks

  • Analyze soil, plant, and water samples for various crops, draft agricultural production plans, and estimate yields.
  • Collect accurate data and create reports to clarify and support agricultural plans.
  • Consult on problems such as plant disease and adverse crop growing conditions.
  • Coordinate buying and implementation of new fertilizer and seeds.

Agronomist Job Listings

Key Stats for Agronomist

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
30%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Agronomist Salaries

▲16%

National Average
C$52,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
30%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 33%