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Agricultural Inspectors

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $28.89
Statewide median: $24.25


This career pays above the statewide median wage.

Wages for Agricultural Inspectors *

Area Low Median High
$18.18 $22.21 $28.68
$21.90 $28.89 $37.32
Northwest Minnesota
$21.85 $22.11 $24.54
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$30.16 $37.32 $40.06

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 260 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Agricultural Inspectors most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.


Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 626 new Agricultural Inspectors to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Agricultural Inspectors
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 16,600 18,200 1,500 9.1%
Minnesota 381 391 10 2.6%
Northwest Minnesota 68 70 2 2.9%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.