£17,494
Avg. Salary
£9.14
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Agricultural Engineer is £9.14 per hour.

The average pay for an Agricultural Engineer is £17,494 per year.

$7
10%
$9
50%
$12
90%
MEDIAN $9
$11k
10%
$17k
50%
$31k
90%
MEDIAN $17,494
£11,369 - £30,639
£11K
£17K
£31K
MEDIAN: £17,494
10%
50%
90%
£6.64 - £11.56
£6
£9
£12
MEDIAN: £9.14
10%
50%
90%
£0£30K
Salary £11,369 - £30,639
Bonus £125
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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£13,491 - £28,017
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data £0£17
Hourly Rate £6.64 - £11.56
Overtime £7.34 - £17.75
Annual Data £0£28K
Bonus £125
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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£13,491 - £28,017
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Agricultural Engineer

Most of the time, agricultural engineers work within the farming industry or at government agencies or environmental, non-profit organizations. Agricultural engineers apply their knowledge in science and technology to agricultural production and processing. Agricultural engineers use a combination of knowledge in mechanical, civil, and electrical disciplines and apply chemical engineering principles and agricultural principles. They must be knowledgeable in agricultural machinery and automated irrigation systems, soil science that includes crop nutrients and fertilization, and environmental sciences that include irrigation and water drainage. They area also required to be knowledgeable in plant biology. They must be familiar with seeding, plant growth management, and animal science.

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Agricultural Engineer Tasks

  • Create specifications, drawings, prototypes, and designs.
  • Perform calculations to check designs, parts, materials, and needs.
  • Work across departments to ensure materials, sites, designs, and schedules align.
  • Test and inspect projects, identifying improvements and resolving problems.

Agricultural Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Agricultural Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Agricultural Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Agricultural Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤17,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Agricultural Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Agricultural Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤24,000 based on 7 salaries. An Agricultural Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤26,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Agricultural Engineer

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
25%

Experience Affects Agricultural Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
₤19,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%