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Field Contractor Salary
in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$48,995 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Contractor is $48,995 a year and $24 an hour in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. The average salary range for a Field Contractor is between $36,286 and $59,613. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Job Summary

  • Negotiates contracts with growers to raise or purchase crops, such as fruits and vegetables, performing any combination of the following duties: contacts grower to negotiate contracts and to explain terms and conditions of contract and contractual responsibilities.
  • Determines production possibilities of land by studying data, such as history of crop rotation, type and fertility of soil, location, topography, and irrigation facilities.
  • Negotiates amount of acreage to be planted or purchased and selects fields to be planted.
  • Advises grower on preparing land, planting, cultivating, thinning, harvesting, and related problems.
  • Supplies seed and fertilizer.
  • May estimate crop yield.
  • Arranges for financing and advances funds to purchase supplies and equipment or services of contractor.
  • May arrange for loans of company-owned machinery.
  • Arranges for transportation of crops to processing plants.
  • Inspects growing crops for evidence of disease and insect damage and recommends corrective measures.
  • May assist in recruiting extra labor during peak seasons.
  • May conduct lectures for farm groups on specific phases of agricultural activities.
  • May write articles for publication and for scientific groups.
  • May specialize in one crop and be designated according to crop bought.
Field Contractor Job Prevalence in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

Job family: Foresters

Job family population: 8,300

Estimated population of Field Contractor jobs: 1,279

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Description: Minneapolis ( (listen)) is the county seat of Hennepin County and the larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States. As of 2018, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States, with an estimated population of 425,403. The Twin Cities metropolitan area consists of Minneapolis, its neighbor Saint Paul, and suburbs which altogether contain about 3.63 million people, and is the third-largest economic center in the Midwest.Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota...

Field Contractor Job Listings for Minneapolis, Minnesota

Field Inspector
Jun 20
Saint Paul, MN, USA
Information Providers Inc.
We are seeking part-time inspector(s) and/or Independent Contractor(s) to complete on-site inspections for insurance underwriting purposes. * Job Title: Field Analyst/Insurance Inspector * Employment ...
Field Inspector - Blaine, MN
May 26
Blaine, MN, USA
TelCom Construction
TelCom Construction is an established national underground utility contractor with growing market ... The Field Inspector position will oversee productivity and quality of work on daily operations and ...
Field Superintendent
Jun 19
Apple Valley, MN, USA
Horizon Construction Group
FIELD SUPERINTENDENTS (SENIOR): Apple Valley, Lakeville and Lake Elmo Minnesota area - JULY/AUG ... Initiate and document pre-construction safety discussion with each sub-contractor prior to ...
Retail Merchandiser RHW NXT #ZR
May 22
Big Lake, MN, USA
SPAR Field Services
Being an Independent Contractor working with SPAR Field Services Inc. means enjoying a flexible environment. Most of the merchandising work performed for clients is set around a client's window of ...
Field Superintendent
Jun 17
Saint Paul, MN, USA
Unlimited Exteriors LLC
Established and growing commercial exterior siding company is looking for an experienced Field ... Communicate and coordinate with contractors. * Plan ahead to prevent problems and provide ...
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