Average Per Year


Agronomists have a degree in agronomy or related field and use their education to collect soil, plant, and water samples and analyze data to help them diagnose the needs of crops and improve agricultural growth. In addition, many agronomists will interact with clients, develop budgeting plans, and lead teams.

Educational requirement: Bachelors or Masters Degree in Agronomy or Related Field.

*Compiled from information provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as an industry average.