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Crop Farmer Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$59,988 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,866

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Crop Farmer is $59,988 a year and $29 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Crop Farmer is between $43,939 and $73,415. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Crop Farmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Plants, cultivates, and harvests field crops, such as wheat, barley, alfalfa, cotton, hops, peanuts, mint, sugarcane, and tobacco, applying knowledge of growth characteristics of individual crop, and soil, climate, and market conditions.
  • Ascertains acreage to be tilled and varieties and quantities of plants to be grown.
  • Picks and purchases seeds or plant stock and farm machinery, implements, and supplies.
  • Decides when and how to plant, cultivate, and irrigate plants and harvest crops, applying knowledge of plant culture.
  • Attaches farm implements, such as plow, disc, and seed drill to tractor and drives tractor in fields to till soil and plant and cultivate crops.
  • Drives and operates farm machinery to spray fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides and haul harvested crops.
  • Hires, assigns duties to, and oversees activities of farm workers.
  • Demonstrates and explains farm work techniques and safety regulations to new workers.
  • Maintains employee and financial records.
  • Arranges with buyers for sale and shipment of crop.
Crop Farmer Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

Job family population: 4,610

Estimated population of Crop Farmer jobs: 26

Rate of error: 6.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$69,542
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Seattle, Washington

Seattle Cost of Living Score:

Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Crop Farmer Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Senior Software Engineer, Unmanned Aircraft Sensors and Services
Apr 17
Seattle, WA, USA
MicaSense
... farms. This information lets them close to loop - minimizing inputs and environmental impact while maximizing crop yields. We are a tight-knit group of hardware designers, software engineers, and ...
Microbiologist
Jun 10
SeaTac, WA, USA
Beta Hatch
... first insect farm. Nutrient balanced fertilizer is a by-product of our process. We are ... and crops. We are working towards these goals by making insects an integral part of our food ...
Genomics Researcher
Jun 10
SeaTac, WA, USA
Beta Hatch
... first insect farm. Nutrient balanced fertilizer is a by-product of our process. We are ... and crops. We are working towards these goals by making insects an integral part of our food ...
Machine Learning Engineer
Apr 10
Seattle, WA, USA
IUNU Inc
Contributing to a one of a kind software that visualizes and delivers a state-of-the-art service aimed at changing the way growers and farmers look at and manage their crops. * Delivering solutions ...
Computer Vision Engineer
Apr 10
Seattle, WA, USA
IUNU Inc
Contributing to a one of a kind software that visualizes and delivers a state-of-the-art service aimed at changing the way growers and farmers look at and manage their crops. * Delivering solutions ...
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