Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Soil Conservationist is $38,000
What Do Soil Conservationists Do?
Soil conservationists seek to preserve and restore the land. They can work for farm bill conservation programs that benefit the environment as well as agricultural producers. Soil conservationists do fieldwork by visiting agricultural areas to assess issues or collect samples for examination.
Soil conservationists must take into account the balance between agricultural concerns along with the Endangered Species Act and Clean Water Act. Through their research and analysis, they develop …Read more
- Develop and implement management plans related to soil, including irrigation and flood control.
- Recommend methods and equipment to promote conservation.
- Prepare reports and make suggestions based on data.
- Conduct research and analyze data.