Agricultural Engineer

Agricultural Engineering is the area of engineering concerned with the design, construction and improvement of farming equipment and machinery. Agricultural engineers integrate technology with farming.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

The minimum requirement is a Bachelor's degree. Additionally, a professional engineer (PE) license from the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) is required.

WHERE TO STUDY

For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.

SALARY EXPECTATIONS

In December 2018, the median yearly starting salary for an engineer was $66,530, according to Salary.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Agricultural Engineer Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

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