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How much does a Beekeeper make in the United States?

Average Beekeeper Hourly Wage in the United States

Beekeepers earn a median hourly wage of $33.71. Hourly wages typically start from $16.27 and go up to $57.47.

Average Beekeeper Yearly Salary in the United States

Beekeepers earn a median salary of $70,110 per year. Salaries typically start from $33,840 and go up to $119,530.

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

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Beekeeper Earnings by Seniority

Top End Beekeeper Earnings

The highest earning Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$57.47
an hour
$119,530
per year
Senior Beekeeper Earnings

Senior Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$43.89
an hour
$91,290
per year
Experienced Beekeeper Earnings

Experienced Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$33.71
an hour
$70,110
per year
Junior Beekeeper Earnings

Junior Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$23.12
an hour
$48,080
per year
Starting Beekeeper Earnings

Starting Beekeepers in the United States earn:

$16.27
an hour
$33,840
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Historical salary for Beekeepers in the United States

Beekeeper salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Beekeeper Salary in California $42.76 $88,950 # 1
Beekeeper Salary in New York $39.19 $81,510 # 2
Beekeeper Salary in Pennsylvania $41.59 $86,500 # 3
Beekeeper Salary in Wisconsin $37.29 $77,570 # 4
Beekeeper Salary in Florida $34.55 $71,870 # 5
Beekeeper Salary in Washington $34.15 $71,020 # 6
Beekeeper Salary in Michigan $34.23 $71,190 # 7
Beekeeper Salary in Oregon $33.41 $69,480 # 8
Beekeeper Salary in North Dakota $33.53 $69,730 # 9
Beekeeper Salary in Texas $29.74 $61,850 # 10
Beekeeper Salary in Arkansas $32.63 $67,880 # 11
Beekeeper Salary in Iowa $28.15 $58,540 # 12
Beekeeper Salary in Indiana $32.61 $67,830 # 13
Beekeeper Salary in Kentucky $28.46 $59,190 # 14
Beekeeper Salary in Illinois $31.16 $64,810 # 15
Beekeeper Salary in Arizona $22.50 $46,810 # 16
Beekeeper Salary in Idaho $26.57 $55,260 # 17
Beekeeper Salary in Nebraska $26.34 $54,800 # 18
Beekeeper Salary in Ohio $27.81 $57,850 # 19
Beekeeper Salary in Missouri $23.12 $48,080 # 20
Beekeeper Salary in New Mexico $24.58 $51,120 # 21
Beekeeper Salary in Oklahoma $14.68 $30,540 # 22
Beekeeper Salary in Mississippi $21.19 $44,070 # 23
Beekeeper Salary in Tennessee $16.09 $33,480 # 24
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Beekeeper

Interested in becoming a beekeeper? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good beekeeper? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

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  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Beekeeper.

  3. Get Hired

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