Soil Scientist Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Soil Scientist make in District of Columbia? The average Soil Scientist salary in District of Columbia is $79,720 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $63,799 and $98,679. 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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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 2020

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $79,319 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $79,319 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $79,319 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $79,319 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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