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Field Contractor Salary
in New York, United States

$51,753 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Contractor is $51,753 a year and $25 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Field Contractor is between $38,328 and $62,968. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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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 New York, 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 New York, United States

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Description: New York most commonly refers to: New York City, the most populous city in the United States, located in the state of New York New York (state), a state in the Northeastern United StatesNew York may also refer to:...

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Project Description As an Independent Contractor with SPAR Field Services, Inc. you will assist in a full store remodel, which will include category resets, moving/setting up gondolas, unloading ...
Construction Field Engineer
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We are seeking a Construction Field Engineer to join our team! You will oversee project planning ... Negotiate with contractors to receive reasonable order costs * Maintain high standards of ...
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