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Agricultural Inspectors in Washington

Want to work in Washington as an Agricultural Inspector? Read this first!

14.0% Jobs Projection
$48,540 Median Salary
70 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Agricultural Inspectors in Washington are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Agricultural Inspectors in Washington is growing faster than average.

  • Agricultural Inspectors in Washington earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Agricultural Inspectors Work in Washington?

There were approximately 470 workers employed as Agricultural Inspectors in this state in 2018.

There were 440 Agricultural Inspectors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 260 Agricultural Inspectors working in it, which means Washington has more Agricultural Inspectors than average.


Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Agricultural Inspectors in this state are growing at a rate of 14.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 4.5%.


Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 70 annual Agricultural Inspectors job openings in Washington, and 490 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,200 annual jobs and 16,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Agricultural Inspectors Make in Washington?

In 2018 wages for Agricultural Inspectors ranged from $24,730 to $66,890 with $48,540 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $11.89 to $32.16. The median hourly rate was $23.34.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $22.3 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.04.

The median salary in Washington is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Washington Metros for Agricultural Inspectors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Agricultural Inspectors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Kennewick-Richland, WA 110 $24,860
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 100 $63,270
Yakima, WA 90 $47,540

Top States for Agricultural Inspectors Employment

View the list below to see where most Agricultural Inspectors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 1,930 $45,500
Georgia 620 $41,370
Florida 590 $32,470
Texas 550 $49,650
Washington 470 $48,540
Kansas 470 $43,540
Nebraska 420 $43,190
North Carolina 410 $43,040
Ohio 400 $46,220
Missouri 400 $42,730
Illinois 370 $54,850
Iowa 370 $51,020
Pennsylvania 360 $54,620
Tennessee 340 $44,130
Mississippi 320 $41,360
Virginia 320 $42,620
Oklahoma 300 $35,220
New York 300 $65,410
Arkansas 270 $44,140
Wisconsin 260 $45,490

Below are the states where Agricultural Inspectors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Connecticut $76,950
New York $65,410
Vermont $59,450
New Jersey $59,220
Illinois $54,850
Pennsylvania $54,620
Iowa $51,020
Louisiana $50,600
Texas $49,650
Washington $48,540

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