2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Farm Products Purchasing Agents purchase farm products either for further processing or resale. Includes tree farm contractors, grain brokers and market operators, grain buyers, and tobacco buyers. May negotiate contracts.
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- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Buyers and Purchasing Agents of Farm Products with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $39,810 to $50,840 per year or $19 to $24 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Buyers and Purchasing Agents of Farm Products to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$54||$112,170|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$43||$88,600|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$32||$66,690|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$24||$50,840|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$19||$39,810|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Buyer and Purchasing Agent of Farm Product is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like DC doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at DC might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Farm and Grain Buyers are in the states of DC, NJ, VA, MD and NY.