How much does a Soil Scientist make in New Mexico? The average Soil Scientist salary in New Mexico is $66,428 as of November 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $53,162 and $82,226. 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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Sunland Park, NM Avg. Salary $63,570 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Abiquiu, NM Avg. Salary $67,591 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Alamogordo, NM Avg. Salary $64,829 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Albuquerque, NM Avg. Salary $68,042 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Alcalde, NM Avg. Salary $67,591 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Algodones, NM Avg. Salary $67,266 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Alto, NM Avg. Salary $63,739 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Amalia, NM Avg. Salary $67,591 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Amistad, NM Avg. Salary $66,065 Date Updated November 25, 2020
Location Angel Fire, NM Avg. Salary $67,591 Date Updated November 25, 2020

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