Agricultural Engineers

Training Requirements for Agricultural Engineers

Agricultural engineers need a bachelor's degree.

Degrees for Agricultural engineers
Percent
Less than High School 0.5
High School 1.9
Some College 5.3
Associates Degree 14.1
Bachelors Degree 39.3
Masters Degree 29.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 9.4

Employment Outlook for Agricultural Engineers

This represents about 2,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 more agricultural engineers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 0 more.

Typical Income for Agricultural Engineers

Hourly Income

On average,agricultural engineers make $37.18 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Agricultural engineers $21.88 $28.12 $35.40 $44.39 $56.31
Architecture and engineering occupations $20.46 $27.66 $37.45 $50.06 $64.15
Engineers $26.76 $33.75 $43.75 $56.42 $70.99
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, agricultural engineers make $77,330 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Agricultural engineers $45,510 $58,500 $73,640 $92,330 $117,130
Architecture and engineering occupations $42,550 $57,540 $77,900 $104,130 $133,440
Engineers $55,670 $70,190 $91,010 $117,350 $147,670
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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