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Field Contractor Salary
in Reno, Nevada

$48,732 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$746

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Contractor is $48,732 a year and $23 an hour in Reno, Nevada, United States. The average salary range for a Field Contractor is between $36,092 and $59,294. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Reno, Nevada.

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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 Reno, Nevada, 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:
$56,494
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Reno, Nevada

Reno Cost of Living Score:

Description: Reno ( REE-noh) is a city in the U.S. state of Nevada, located in the northwestern part of the state, approximately 22 miles (35 km) from Lake Tahoe. Known as "The Biggest Little City in the World", Reno is known for its casino industry. Reno is the county seat of Washoe County. The city sits in a high desert river valley at the foot of the Sierra Nevada and its downtown area (along with Sparks) occupies a valley informally known as the Truckee Meadows. The city is named after Union Major General Jesse L. Reno, who was killed in action during the American Civil War at the Battle of South Mountain on Fox's Gap. Reno...

Field Contractor Job Listings for Reno, Nevada

Superintendent Construction
Jun 14
Reno, NV, USA
General Contractor
... General Contracting company. Our company is a solution-based organization that is looking for ... The Project Superintendent shall be responsible for the coordination of work directed in the field.
Field Inspector
Jun 13
Reno, NV, USA
Quiktrak
We contract with Independent Contractors to perform inventory audits, verifications, and field inspections on an as-needed basis. We are currently looking for Field Inspectors to conduct audits ...
Field Service Technician
May 7
Sparks, NV, USA
Raymond Handling Concepts
Raymond Handling Concepts is looking for field service technicians with all levels of experience to ... This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300. ...
Sales / Field Underwriter / Agency Builder - Will Train
May 2
Reno, NV, USA
Equis Financial
Independent Contractor I, Ed Zarb, am seeking highly motivated self-driven leaders who are coachable, can follow a simple proven system, want to be in control of their schedule and how much money ...
Construction Commissioning Process Manager
May 21
Reno, NV, USA
Engineering Economics Inc.
The Construction Commissioning Process Manager serves as the primary on-site, field services contact between EEI, our client, and the contractors for the installation of MEP equipment and systems.
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