Farming, Fishing, and Forestry - What's Hot


What’s Hot: The First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers (with a mean annual wage of $48,820) top the Farming, Fishing, and Forestry group, followed by Agricultural Inspectors ($44,260). One of the more uncommon occupations “Fallers” (who fell trees) are the 3rd highest paid averaging ($42,900.

What’s Not: The largest occupation in this group Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse with 273,450 employees top the Least Paid list at $23,820, followed by Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products ($24,280.

Wage Estimates for the entire group can be found here