How much does a Soil Scientist make in California? The average Soil Scientist salary in California is $81,295 as of December 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $65,059 and $100,628. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Soil Scientist

Soil Scientist studies, investigates, and conducts experiments on different soil/plant types to determine use capabilities of soils, and effects of alternative practices on soil productivity. Applies a wide range concepts, practices, and procedures from two or more specialized fields of science, such as agronomy, soil science, forestry, or agriculture. Being a Soil Scientist may require a bachelor's degree in agricultural sciences or a related field with at least 5 years of work experience. May direct the work of a small group of employees. Additionally, Soil Scientist relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Typically reports to a senior manager and may be considered the lead for a specific area or unit. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $77,261 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $77,605 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $81,778 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $77,173 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $73,843 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $80,100 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $77,423 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $71,964 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $86,608 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $86,404 Date Updated December 28, 2020

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