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Agronomist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$78,707 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,637

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Agronomist is $78,707 a year and $38 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Agronomist is between $56,129 and $97,286. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Agronomist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Studies ways to improve on the process of growing farm crops in order to increase crop productivity, nutritional value, and quality of seed.
  • Plans and experiments with or evaluates field-crop problems, and develops new methods of growing crops to secure more efficient production, higher yield, and improved quality.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Agronomist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Soil and Plant Scientists

Job family population: 14,180

Estimated population of Agronomist jobs: 937

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$91,244
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Agronomist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

General Manager
Jun 14
Chicago, United States
Billy Casper Golf
Facility leadership and complete oversight of all department heads to include golf operations, F&B and Agronomy * Develop, promote, and direct all golf activities * Conduct staff meetings and ...
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