What is the average salary for a Soil and Plant Scientist?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Soil and Plant Scientist is $62,830. Salaries start from $34,120 and go up to $95,970. Please note that the average salary for a Soil and Plant Scientist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Soil and Plant Scientists in United States earn:

$95,970
Senior

The top 25% of Soil and Plant Scientists in United States earn:

$75,620
Experienced

The middle 50% of Soil and Plant Scientists in United States earn:

$58,990
Junior

The bottom 25% of Soil and Plant Scientists in United States earn:

$44,420
Starting

The bottom 10% of Soil and Plant Scientists in United States earn:

$34,120

Historical salary

Soil and Plant Scientist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in New Hampshire 90,490 1
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Louisiana 86,360 2
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Maryland 77,750 3
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Hawaii 74,710 4
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Mississippi 74,540 5
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in New Jersey 73,610 6
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in New York 73,280 7
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Washington 72,900 8
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Alaska 71,870 9
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Massachusetts 71,300 10
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Iowa 70,190 11
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Connecticut 69,690 12
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Arkansas 68,840 13
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in California 68,680 14
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in New Mexico 66,970 15
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Illinois 66,580 16
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Nevada 66,230 17
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Georgia 66,170 18
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Idaho 64,840 19
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Minnesota 63,540 20
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Montana 63,110 21
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Virginia 62,870 22
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in United States 62,830 23
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Pennsylvania 60,830 24
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Wisconsin 60,800 25
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Nebraska 60,670 26
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Alabama 60,470 27
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Ohio 59,740 28
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in North Carolina 59,300 29
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Tennessee 59,260 30
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Delaware 58,860 31
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Kansas 58,100 32
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Indiana 57,830 33
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Texas 57,830 34
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Utah 56,870 35
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in South Dakota 56,640 36
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Florida 56,370 37
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Michigan 56,120 38
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in North Dakota 56,120 39
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Oregon 55,240 40
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in West Virginia 54,230 41
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Arizona 52,860 42
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Kentucky 52,710 43
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Missouri 52,390 44
Soil and Plant Scientist Salary in Colorado 41,400 45

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