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Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

 

Purchase farm products either for further processing or resale. Includes tree farm contractors, grain brokers and market operators, grain buyers, and tobacco buyers. May negotiate contracts. 

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Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 0.6%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 1,815
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $36 per hour
Average Annual Click for more information on Average Wage $79,200 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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