Soil Scientist Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Soil Scientist make in New Jersey? The average Soil Scientist salary in New Jersey is $78,906 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $63,148 and $97,671. 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.

Salary range for a Soil Scientist
$63,148 to $97,671
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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 Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $81,504 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $82,218 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $82,289 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $82,689 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $86,357 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $81,504 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $81,288 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $80,077 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $82,289 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $81,504 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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