Work with agricultural scientists in plant, fiber, and animal research, or assist with animal breeding and nutrition. Set up or maintain laboratory equipment and collect samples from crops or animals. Prepare specimens or record data to assist scientists in biology or related life science experiments. Conduct tests and experiments to improve yield and quality of crops or to increase the resistance of plants and animals to disease or insects.
|Precision Agriculture Technicians|
|Indiana Average Salary||$44,050.00|
|Average Time to Fill||0 days|
|Typical Education||Post-secondary certificate or some college courses|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||183|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||4.83 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||830|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||10.10 %|
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