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Vegetable Worker Salary
in Virginia, United States

$18,318 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Vegetable Worker is $18,318 a year and $9 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Vegetable Worker is between $15,095 and $20,592. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Vegetable Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plants, cultivates, and harvests vegetables, working as crewmember: dumps seed into hopper of planter towed by tractor.
  • Rides on planter and brushes debris from seed spouts that discharge seeds into plowed furrow.
  • Plants roots and bulbs, using hoe or trowel.
  • Covers plants with sheet or caps of treated cloth or paper to protect plants from weather.
  • Weeds and thins blocks of plants, using hoe or spoon-shaped tool.
  • Transplants seedlings, using hand transplanter or by placing seedlings in rotating planting wheel while riding on power-drawn transplanter.
  • Sets bean poles and strings them with wire or twine.
  • Closes and ties leaves over heads of cauliflower and other cabbage and cabbagelike plants.
  • Picks, cuts, pulls, or lifts crops to harvest them.
  • Ties vegetables in bunches and removes tops from root crops.
  • Pitches vine crops into viner (pea or bean shelling machine), using pitchfork or electric fork and boom, and cleans up spilled vines.
  • May participate in irrigation activities.
  • May be identified with work assigned, such as blocking, cutting, and stringing, or with crop raised, such as asparagus, beans, and celery.
Vegetable Worker Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

Job family population: 282,300

Estimated population of Vegetable Worker jobs: 15,013

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Vegetable Worker Job Listings for Virginia, United States

CYP Food Service Worker
Feb 20
Little Creek, VA, USA
Commander, Navy Installations
Cutting, Sorting and Washing vegetables and fruits; assembling Sandwiches; and measuring and ... Food Serving Related Workers, All Other * Workers, Food Preparation * Requirements Help ...
Feb 19
Fredericksburg, VA, USA
Compass Group USA
* We have an opening for a Full Time FOOD SVC WORKER position. * Location : 1 Geico Blvd, ... Performs prep work such as washing, peeling, cutting and seeding fruits and vegetables. * Weighs ...
Seasonal Farm Workers - (2) Full-time Positions Available
Jan 18
Middleburg, VA, USA
Bainum Family Foundation
The Bainum Foundation Farm, a nonprofit fruit and vegetable farm in Middleburg, Virginia entering its third year of production operations, is hiring seasonal farm workers for the 2019 season. Job ...
Prep Cook
Feb 2
Arlington, VA, USA
Stageplate Bistro Arlington
Prepare a variety of foods, such as meats, vegetables, or desserts, according to customers' orders ... Promptly inform supervisors when equipment is not working properly and when food and supplies are ...
Vice President, Federal Affairs
Dec 2
Arlington, VA, USA
International Liquid Terminals Association
Develop and enhance strong working relationships with member companies and their government affairs ... oils, vegetable oils, molasses, and fertilizers. The customers who store products at these ...
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