Soil Scientist Salary in South Dakota

How much does a Soil Scientist make in South Dakota? The average Soil Scientist salary in South Dakota is $60,621 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $48,514 and $75,037. 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 South Dakota

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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 Deadwood, SD Avg. Salary $60,614 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Pierre, SD Avg. Salary $58,986 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Watertown, SD Avg. Salary $61,218 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Aberdeen, SD Avg. Salary $57,920 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Agar, SD Avg. Salary $57,920 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Akaska, SD Avg. Salary $57,920 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alcester, SD Avg. Salary $59,958 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alexandria, SD Avg. Salary $61,218 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Allen, SD Avg. Salary $60,614 Date Updated July 30, 2019
Location Alpena, SD Avg. Salary $59,569 Date Updated July 30, 2019
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