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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

45-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers



Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of agricultural, forestry, aquacultural, and related workers. Excludes “First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers" (37-1012).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southwest Minnesota 508$27.31/hr$18.16/hr$22.77/hr$24.72/hr$31.52/hr$39.48/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and Mining100$23.65/hr
ManufacturingN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities110$24.82/hr
Professional and Business Services40$24.38/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Public Administration40$47.58/hr
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 10$24.82/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 20$25.19/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 20$30.67/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 50$23.65/hr-7.4%
Northwest Minnesota 50$23.65/hr-1.6%
Southwest Minnesota 50$24.72/hr2.7%
Northwest Balance of State 50$23.65/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 60$23.65/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 80$40.35/hr4.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 100$36.86/hrN/A
Minnesota 300$24.72/hr0.6%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers 100$30.76/hr-3.8%
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 12,380$32.24/hr3.7%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 9,310$40.29/hr4.9%


  • Observe fish and beds or ponds to detect diseases, monitor fish growth, determine quality of fish, or determine completeness of harvesting.
  • Observe animals for signs of illness, injury, or unusual behavior, notifying veterinarians or managers as warranted.
  • Assign tasks such as feeding and treatment of animals, and cleaning and maintenance of animal quarters.
  • Issue equipment, such as farm implements, machinery, ladders, or containers to workers, and collect equipment when work is complete.
  • Requisition or purchase supplies, such as insecticides, machine parts or lubricants, or tools.
  • Coordinate the selection and movement of logs from storage areas, according to transportation schedules or production requirements.
  • Communicate with forestry personnel regarding forest harvesting or forest management plans, procedures, or schedules.
  • Inspect crops, fields, or plant stock to determine conditions and need for cultivating, spraying, weeding, or harvesting.
  • Inspect buildings, fences, fields or ranges, supplies, and equipment to determine work to be performed.
  • Monitor workers to ensure that safety regulations are followed, warning or disciplining those who violate safety regulations.