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Crop-Research Scientist Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$75,500 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$1,570

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Crop-Research Scientist is $75,500 a year and $36 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Crop-Research Scientist is between $53,842 and $93,321. 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 Portland, Oregon.

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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 Portland, Oregon, 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:
$87,525
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

About Portland, Oregon

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Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA...

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