Soil Scientist Salary in Illinois

How much does a Soil Scientist make in Illinois? The average Soil Scientist salary in Illinois is $73,221 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $58,598 and $90,634. 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. View the Cost of Living in Illinois

About Illinois    Illinois (/ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪ/ (listen) IL-ih-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes region of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross dome....More

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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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Cicero, IL Avg. Salary $75,703 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Mount Prospect, IL Avg. Salary $75,447 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Abingdon, IL Avg. Salary $67,265 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Adair, IL Avg. Salary $68,438 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Addieville, IL Avg. Salary $69,405 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Addison, IL Avg. Salary $75,447 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Akin, IL Avg. Salary $66,462 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Albany, IL Avg. Salary $65,641 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Albers, IL Avg. Salary $69,405 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Albion, IL Avg. Salary $65,131 Date Updated July 30, 2019
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