Soil Scientist Salary in Louisiana

How much does a Soil Scientist make in Louisiana? The average Soil Scientist salary in Louisiana is $67,486 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $54,008 and $83,535. 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 Louisiana

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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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $64,492 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $69,983 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $62,397 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $65,375 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $62,397 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $69,069 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $64,807 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $62,966 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $70,400 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $64,807 Date Updated July 30, 2019
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