45-2011 Agricultural Inspectors

Occupational Description:
Inspect agricultural commodities, processing equipment, and facilities, and fish and logging operations, to ensure compliance with regulations and laws governing health, quality, and safety.

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2018
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
Southwest Minnesota 10017$17.30/hr$1.64/hr$10.47/hr$11.51/hr$16.23/hr$21.79/hr$25.75/hr
Minnesota 37094$19.33/hr$1.57/hr$10.64/hr$11.84/hr$18.78/hr$25.35/hr$29.41/hr
U S 13,960293$21.87/hr$0.11/hr$13.37/hr$16.00/hr$21.12/hr$25.75/hr$31.70/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Leading Industries for Agricultural Inspectors
IndustryOES EmploymentOES Median Wage
Public Administration40$23.76/hr
Other Regional Data For Agricultural Inspectors
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2016 - 2026
Southwest Minnesota 100 $16.23/hr -0.8%
Central Minnesota 40 $24.64/hr N/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 30 $27.49/hr -2.6%
Southeast Minnesota N/A $11.50/hr N/A
Northwest Minnesota N/A $21.62/hr N/A
Related Occupations
(click title for details)
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2016 - 2026
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers40$25.00/hr26.4%
Farm and Home Management AdvisorsN/A$36.07/hrN/A
Tasks for Agricultural Inspectors