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Farm Workers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

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SOC: 45-2092

Farm Workers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse duties may include planting, watering, pruning, and harvesting crops, and packaging fruits and vegetables. They may also perform general upkeep duties, such as repairing fencing or maintaining irrigation systems.

Los Angeles County Farm Workers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse:

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training

3,830

3,880

$9.21

$19,156

Less than High school

None

Short-term

To more fully explore the green occupation listed above, see the Employment Development’s California’s Occupational Guide or Understanding the Green Economy.

Please note that this is occupational data across all industries and not necessarily specific to any one area of clean technology.