How much does a Beekeeper make in the United States?

Average Beekeeper Yearly Salary in the United States

Beekeepers earn an average yearly salary of $24,297. Salaries typically start from $10,400 and go up to $29,684.

Average Beekeeper Hourly Wage in the United States

Beekeepers earn an average hourly wage of $11.68. Hourly wages typically start from $5.00 and go up to $14.27.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Salary Satisfaction

3.3
SCORE
68
RATINGS
Beekeepers average a score of 3.3 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Beekeepers in the 72th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Beekeeper Earnings by Seniority

Top End Beekeeper Earnings

The highest earning Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$14.27
an hour
$29,684
per year
Senior Beekeeper Earnings

Senior Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Experienced Beekeeper Earnings

Experienced Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$12.26
an hour
$25,500
per year
Junior Beekeeper Earnings

Junior Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$5.94
an hour
$12,360
per year
Starting Beekeeper Earnings

Starting Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$5.00
an hour
$10,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Beekeeper Salary Comparison

Beekeepers earn more than 24% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)