Salary for First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers

Also known as:  Animal Caretaker Supervisor, Aquacultural Worker Supervisor, Corn Crop Supervisor, Corral Boss, Cranberry Bog Supervisor, Farm Supervisor, Farrowing Manager, Feed Manager, Fish Hatchery Supervisor, Harvest Crew Supervisor helps agriculture and food professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing and Forestry Workers are individuals who monitor workers in the field. They also ensure that all job activities are being performed properly. This individual also determines the daily activities that must take place within the job. It is required that a college degree be earned to work in this position. An Associate's degree will suffice, though a Bachelor's degree is preferred. Those who work in the position should enjoy working within an outdoors setting and comfortable supervising others. The average pay rate for this position varies by location and industry.

A Farming/Fishing/Forestry First-Line Supervisor can get an average salary between 32000 and 48000 depending on the level of seniority. First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers can get an average wage of Forty Three Thousand Five Hundred dollars each year.

First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers receive the highest pay in Nevada, where they can earn a compensation of just about $58090. People holding these jobs have the highest salaries in Construction, where they receive average pay scales of $55110.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 12.99 percent nationwide in that time.
First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $55,110
Construction $49,960
Manufacturing $49,090
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $48,490
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $47,090
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $47,040
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Retail Trade $40,020
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $41,940
Other Services (except Public Administration) $43,240
Wholesale Trade $44,300
Educational Services $44,360
Transportation and Warehousing $45,170