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Plant Breeder Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$66,262 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plant Breeder is $66,262 a year and $32 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Plant Breeder is between $47,254 and $81,902. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Breeder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Nurtures plants by planning and carrying out breeding studies to develop and improve varieties of crops.
  • Enhances specific characteristics, such as yield, size, quality, maturity, and resistance to frost, drought, disease, and insect pests in plants, utilizing principles of genetics and knowledge of plant growth.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Plant Breeder Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Program Technician - Fruit Breeding and Genetics
Dec 23
Fayetteville, AR, USA
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
... plant distributions. 3) Management of research plantings: research studies, breeding program activities and planting management. This duty area includes the carrying out of research studies as ...