Salary for Graders and Sorters of Agricultural Products

Also known as:  Apple Sorter, Cherry Sorter, Cotton Grader, Egg Grader, Fruit Sorter, Meat Grader, Oyster Sorter, Peanut Grader, Potato Sorter, Seed Sorter helps agriculture and food professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products are individuals who grade, sort and classify unprocessed foods and agriculture products according to size, weight, color or condition. No college education is required to work as graders and sorters, though experience is helpful. In order to be successful in the position it is necessary to be able to monitor and assess the performance of the job, make improvements accordingly and to be able to listen, talk to others appropriately and understand the most effective methods of getting the job done. Workers in this field should enjoy being outdoors and working in sometimes extreme weather conditions.

A Agricultural Products Grader or Sorter can earn an average wage of around 16000 - 24000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products can get a wage of Twenty One Thousand dollars annually.

Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products can obtain the highest compensation in Kansas, where they receive normal pay levels of approximating $32840. People with these jobs can make the most money in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, which has salary pay of $27550.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 18.07 percent nationwide in that time.
Graders and Sorters of Agricultural Products tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $27,550
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $24,060
Retail Trade $22,630
Transportation and Warehousing $22,200
Manufacturing $21,610
Wholesale Trade $21,260
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $18,950
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $20,180
Wholesale Trade $21,260
Manufacturing $21,610
Transportation and Warehousing $22,200
Retail Trade $22,630