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Plant Pathologist Salary

$79,478 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,685

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plant Pathologist is $79,478 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Plant Pathologist is between $56,598 and $98,320. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Pathologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Studies and notices differences between healthy and diseased plants to determine symptoms of diseased condition.
  • Plans and researches the nature, cause, and control of plant diseases and decay of plant products.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Plant Pathologist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Soil and Plant Scientists

Job family population: 14,180

Estimated population of Plant Pathologist jobs: 697

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$92,137
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Plant Pathologist Job Listings for United States

Arborist/Business Developer
Jun 19
Naples, FL, USA
McFarlin Stanford
Degree in Horticulture, Forestry, Entomology, Plant Pathology or related field Training Requirements (licenses, programs, or certificates): * Valid Texas Class C driver's license * ISA Certified ...
Branch Manager - Staten Island, NY
Jun 17
Staten Island, NY, USA
McFarlin Stanford
Degree in Horticulture, Forestry, Entomology, Plant Pathology or related field Training Requirements (licenses, programs, or certificates): * Valid Texas Class C driver's license * ISA Certified ...
Lab Assistant
Jun 19
West Sacramento, United States
Stefanini, Inc.
Nunhems' major activities include plant breeding, plant pathology, molecular biology, cell biology, food science, and seed production. Nunhems is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician Marker ...
Director of Sales
Jun 20
Oakland, CA, USA
Dark Heart Nursery
DHN has operated a cannabis tissue culture lab since 2014 and is now further developing the plant biotech side of the business into plant pathology, virus eradication, and breeding. It is an exciting ...
Agronomic Modeler - State College, PA
Jun 21
Bellefonte, PA, USA
BASF Corporation
Plant Physiology, Agronomy, Entomology, Plant Pathology, etc.) and experience modeling for agricultural applications, you will conduct research studies to generate innovative and novel modeling ...
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