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How much does an Irrigation Technician make in the United States?

Average Irrigation Technician Hourly Wage in the United States

Irrigation Technicians earn a median hourly wage of $12.03. Hourly wages typically start from $8.87 and go up to $19.00.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Irrigation Technician Yearly Salary in the United States

Irrigation Technicians earn a median salary of $25,030 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,460 and go up to $39,520.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Irrigation Technician Earnings by Seniority

Top End Irrigation Technician Earnings

The highest earning Irrigation Technicians in the United States earn:

$19.00
an hour
$39,520
per year
Senior Irrigation Technician Earnings

Senior Irrigation Technicians in the United States earn:

$15.08
an hour
$31,370
per year
Experienced Irrigation Technician Earnings

Experienced Irrigation Technicians in the United States earn:

$12.03
an hour
$25,030
per year
Junior Irrigation Technician Earnings

Junior Irrigation Technicians in the United States earn:

$10.01
an hour
$20,820
per year
Starting Irrigation Technician Earnings

Starting Irrigation Technicians in the United States earn:

$8.87
an hour
$18,460
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Irrigation Technician salary comparison

Irrigation Technicians earn less than 90% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers. Irrigation Technician salaries are in the bottom 88% of all careers in the United States.

Biofuels Production Manager Salary $93k
Landscape Architect Salary $64k
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary $60k
Certified Crop Advisor Salary $49k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary $37k
Lawn Care Specialist Salary $32k
Agricultural Worker Salary $26k
Irrigation Technician Salary $25k
Nursery Worker Salary $19k
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Historical salary for Irrigation Technicians in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Irrigation Technician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Irrigation Technician Salary in District of Columbia $16.86 $35,060 # 1
Irrigation Technician Salary in Massachusetts $15.78 $32,820 # 2
Irrigation Technician Salary in Connecticut $14.67 $30,510 # 3
Irrigation Technician Salary in Washington $14.00 $29,110 # 4
Irrigation Technician Salary in Alaska $15.05 $31,300 # 5
Irrigation Technician Salary in New York $14.06 $29,250 # 6
Irrigation Technician Salary in Hawaii $14.93 $31,050 # 7
Irrigation Technician Salary in Vermont $13.95 $29,020 # 8
Irrigation Technician Salary in Rhode Island $13.72 $28,540 # 9
Irrigation Technician Salary in Maine $13.97 $29,060 # 10
Irrigation Technician Salary in Wyoming $13.85 $28,810 # 11
Irrigation Technician Salary in California $12.74 $26,490 # 12
Irrigation Technician Salary in New Hampshire $13.78 $28,650 # 13
Irrigation Technician Salary in Oregon $13.33 $27,720 # 14
Irrigation Technician Salary in Idaho $12.99 $27,020 # 15
Irrigation Technician Salary in Illinois $12.55 $26,100 # 16
Irrigation Technician Salary in Colorado $13.15 $27,350 # 17
Irrigation Technician Salary in Minnesota $12.41 $25,810 # 18
Irrigation Technician Salary in New Jersey $12.33 $25,650 # 19
Irrigation Technician Salary in Maryland $12.82 $26,660 # 20
Irrigation Technician Salary in Delaware $12.61 $26,230 # 21
Irrigation Technician Salary in Pennsylvania $12.55 $26,100 # 22
Irrigation Technician Salary in North Dakota $12.29 $25,570 # 23
Irrigation Technician Salary in Virginia $12.26 $25,500 # 24
Irrigation Technician Salary in Wisconsin $12.14 $25,240 # 25
Irrigation Technician Salary in Michigan $11.57 $24,060 # 26
Irrigation Technician Salary in Nebraska $11.89 $24,730 # 27
Irrigation Technician Salary in Iowa $11.88 $24,710 # 28
Irrigation Technician Salary in Nevada $11.45 $23,820 # 29
Irrigation Technician Salary in Missouri $11.90 $24,750 # 30
Irrigation Technician Salary in Montana $11.72 $24,370 # 31
Irrigation Technician Salary in Tennessee $11.94 $24,840 # 32
Irrigation Technician Salary in Georgia $11.93 $24,820 # 33
Irrigation Technician Salary in Ohio $11.26 $23,410 # 34
Irrigation Technician Salary in Kansas $11.76 $24,450 # 35
Irrigation Technician Salary in Utah $11.87 $24,700 # 36
Irrigation Technician Salary in Texas $11.27 $23,450 # 37
Irrigation Technician Salary in North Carolina $11.53 $23,990 # 38
Irrigation Technician Salary in Indiana $11.46 $23,850 # 39
Irrigation Technician Salary in Alabama $10.80 $22,470 # 40
Irrigation Technician Salary in South Dakota $11.39 $23,690 # 41
Irrigation Technician Salary in Arizona $11.03 $22,930 # 42
Irrigation Technician Salary in Louisiana $10.89 $22,640 # 43
Irrigation Technician Salary in Kentucky $11.22 $23,340 # 44
Irrigation Technician Salary in Florida $10.91 $22,690 # 45
Irrigation Technician Salary in New Mexico $11.21 $23,310 # 46
Irrigation Technician Salary in Oklahoma $10.91 $22,680 # 47
Irrigation Technician Salary in West Virginia $10.68 $22,220 # 48
Irrigation Technician Salary in South Carolina $10.73 $22,310 # 49
Irrigation Technician Salary in Arkansas $10.73 $22,310 # 50
Irrigation Technician Salary in Mississippi $10.53 $21,910 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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