Farm Labor Contractors


What Farm labor contractors Do

Recruit and hire seasonal or temporary agricultural laborers. May transport, house, and provide meals for workers.


Farm labor contractor Salaries

  • 2014 employment: 100
  • May 2015 median annual wage: $30,910

Job Outlook for Farm labor contractors

Projected employment change, 2014–24:

  • Number of new jobs: 0
  • Growth rate: -9 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Farm labor contractor

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.

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