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Agricultural and Food Science Technicians

Work to make sure farms are productive and the food produced on them is safe.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$20.04 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Average
Growth rate:  7.3%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Examine characteristics or behavior of living organisms.
  • Research methods to improve food products.
  • Prepare scientific or technical reports or presentations.
  • Record research or operational data.
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