How much does a Farmer make in California?

Average Farmer Yearly Salary in California

Farmers earn an average yearly salary of $32,954. Salaries typically start from $11,200 and go up to $56,000.

Average Farmer Hourly Wage in California

Farmers earn an average hourly wage of $15.84. Hourly wages typically start from $5.38 and go up to $26.92.

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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Employment Type Mix

45%
Full-Time
55%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Farmer demographics

Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
898
RATINGS
Farmers average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Farmers in the 35th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Farmer satisfaction

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Farmer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Farmer Earnings

The highest earning Farmers in California earn:

$26.92
an hour
$56,000
per year
Senior Farmer Earnings

Senior Farmers in California earn:

$20.00
an hour
$41,600
per year
Experienced Farmer Earnings

Experienced Farmers in California earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Junior Farmer Earnings

Junior Farmers in California earn:

$9.90
an hour
$20,600
per year
Starting Farmer Earnings

Starting Farmers in California earn:

$5.38
an hour
$11,200
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Farmer Salary Comparison

Farmers earn more than 23% percent of similar careers in California.

Animal Trainer Salary $39k
Animal Breeder Salary $38k
Exterminator Salary $36k
Veterinary Technologist Salary $33k
Grain Elevator Worker Salary $33k
Farmer Salary $32k
Agricultural Worker Salary $30k
Dog Groomer Salary $30k
Dog Walker Salary $29k
Animal Caretaker Salary $28k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)