$60,907
Avg. Salary
$25.94
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,020

Bonus

$25,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Agricultural Engineer is $25.94 per hour.

The average pay for an Agricultural Engineer is $60,907 per year.

$9.14
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$25.94
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$98.63
90%
MEDIAN $25.94
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$119k
90%
MEDIAN $60,907
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MEDIAN: $60,907
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$0$127K
Salary $40,337 - $118,941
Bonus $0.00 - $10,000
Profit Sharing $25,500
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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$39,557 - $127,701
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 69
Hourly Data $0$98
Hourly Rate $9.14 - $98.63
Overtime $33.41
Annual Data $0$127K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,000
Profit Sharing $25,500
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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$39,557 - $127,701
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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.

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Key Stats for Agricultural Engineer

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Agricultural Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 35%