A plant taxonomist is a scientist who finds, identifies, describes, classifies, and names plants.
The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's or Master's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In May 2020, the median yearly salary for a plant taxonomist was $50,706, according to SalaryExpert.com. For more information, visit CareerTrend.com's Plant Taxonomist Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn about plant identification from Casey Hentges of Oklahoma Gardening.