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Crop-Research Scientist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$78,600 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,635

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Crop-Research Scientist is $78,600 a year and $38 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Crop-Research Scientist is between $56,053 and $97,153. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Crop-Research Scientist. 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.
Crop-Research Scientist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Soil and Plant Scientists

Job family population: 14,180

Estimated population of Crop-Research Scientist jobs: 937

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$91,119
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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Crop-Research Scientist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Data Scientist
Apr 2
Chicago, United States
MMD Services, Inc
... of the crop of Chicago s tech community. You will join a laid back and fun group of folks in a ... team Research, test and operationalize new analytics techniques and data sources to improve ...
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