How much does a Soil Scientist make in Washington? The average Soil Scientist salary in Washington is $77,513 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $62,033 and $95,947. 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 Aberdeen, WA Avg. Salary $72,754 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Acme, WA Avg. Salary $73,947 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Addy, WA Avg. Salary $69,385 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Adna, WA Avg. Salary $72,754 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Airway Heights, WA Avg. Salary $69,965 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Albion, WA Avg. Salary $69,385 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Allyn, WA Avg. Salary $78,113 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Almira, WA Avg. Salary $69,385 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Amanda Park, WA Avg. Salary $72,754 Date Updated October 28, 2020
Location Amboy, WA Avg. Salary $74,623 Date Updated October 28, 2020

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