Manager or Proprietor in Agriculture or Horticulture
- Markets and arranges for the sale of crops, livestock and other farm or horticultural produce.
- Plans intensity and sequence of farm or horticultural operations and orders seed, fertiliser, equipment and other supplies.
- Decides or advises on the types of crops and/or produce to be grown or livestock raised.
- Produces and maintains records of production, finance and breeding.
- Determines financial, staffing and other short and long-term needs.
Typical Education Level
Level 3 NVQ; A Levels
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 44% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for manager or proprietor in agriculture or horticulture is £38,776
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 841. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for manager or proprietor in agriculture or horticulture roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £38,776 per year. That is about £3,231 per month or £19.88 per hour. New workers generally start on £14,634, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £61,274
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 841 people are employed in the region.