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Farm Equipment Mechanics

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: $24.83
Statewide median: $24.25

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Farm Equipment Mechanics *

Area Low Median High
U S
$19.09 $23.92 $29.92
Minnesota
$23.40 $24.83 $30.29
Central Minnesota
$23.32 $24.63 $30.22
Northwest Minnesota
$23.67 $25.07 $30.56
Southeast Minnesota
$20.60 $24.47 $29.36
Southwest Minnesota
$23.66 $24.85 $30.39
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$22.77 $26.78 $30.66

* "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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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 1,800 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Farm Equipment Mechanics most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,928 new Farm Equipment Mechanics 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 Farm Equipment Mechanics
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 47,600 52,900 5,300 11.1%
Minnesota 1,778 1,910 132 7.4%
Central Minnesota 280 297 17 6.1%
Northwest Minnesota 392 420 28 7.1%
Southeast Minnesota 310 333 23 7.4%
Southwest Minnesota 680 729 49 7.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 131 141 10 7.6%


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