Agronomy Careers

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Job opportunities consistently exceed the number of qualified graduates, with a continued bright outlook for young men and women. Graduates apply their knowledge in careers managing field production operations, grower technical services, new product research and development, and marketing.

Average salaries for 2012 were among the highest in this field. According to a yearly survey done by Ag Professionals, the average salary range for these positions was within $30,000-$77,000 yearly, depending on experience and position. For a list of detailed salary trends within this field visit

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