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Field Contractor Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$41,658 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$637

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Contractor is $41,658 a year and $20 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Field Contractor is between $30,852 and $50,686. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Nebraska, 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:
$48,293
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Field Contractor Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Delivery Driver/Yard Labor
Jan 18
Gretna, NE, USA
Contractor Solutions
Experience in delivery driving, customer service, or other related fields * Clean driving record * Ability to handle physical workload * Deadline-oriented Company Description Contractor Solutions is ...
Field Inspector
Jan 21
Seward County, NE, USA
JMI Reports, Inc.
Our Independent Contractors earn excellent supplemental income and enjoy a flexible schedule. Responsibilities include: * Driving to properties in an assigned territory * Taking digital photographs ...
Field Inspector
Jan 21
Cheyenne County, NE, USA
JMI Reports, Inc.
Our Independent Contractors earn excellent supplemental income and enjoy a flexible schedule. Responsibilities include: * Driving to properties in an assigned territory * Taking digital photographs ...
19005 SATCOM Project Manager with Security Clearance
Nov 21
Omaha, United States
S4 Inc.
The contractor shall provide A&AS Engineering and Analytical support for the following: Planning ... related field with a specialization in computer science, information technology, or electrical ...
Service Technician (Will Train)
Jan 7
Omaha, NE, USA
Orkin LLC
Less than 1 year(s): Experience and/or the ability to work in the field independently ... The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or ...
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