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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse
Vermont State
12 months ending July 2017
 
Description:  Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables, fruits, nuts, horticultural specialties, and field crops. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties may include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; or cleaning, grading, sorting, packing, and loading harvested products. May construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities. Excludes "Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products" (45-2041) and "Forest, Conservation, and Logging Workers" (45-4011 through 45-4029).   (soc 45-2092)
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Jobseekers Count % of 
Total
Total Served - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 12 100.0
 
   Gender
Female 5 41.7
Male 7 58.3
 
   Age
Age 14-19 2 16.7
Age 20-24 3 25.0
Age 25-34 --
Age 35-44 2 16.7
Age 45-54 4 33.3
Age 55-75 1 8.3
 
   Family Status
Parent - one parent family 2 16.7
Parent - two parent family --
Other family member --
Family of One --
Head of Household --
Not available 10 83.3
 
   Education Status
In School
    Middle or High school 1 8.3
    Post Secondary school 1 8.3
total 2 16.7
Not In School
    High School or higher graduate 10 83.3
    Not a High School Graduate --
total 10 83.3
 
   Highest School Grade Completed
No grade completed --
Grade 1-12, but no diploma 1 8.3
High School graduate or equivalent 6 50.0
1-3 yrs College or Technical school 2 16.7
Bachelor's degree or equivalent 3 25.0
Education beyond Bachelor's degree --
 
   Race
White 9 75.0
African American 2 16.7
American Indian and Alaskan Native --
Asian --
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander --
Two or more races --
Not available 1 8.3
 
   Ethnicity
Hispanic --
 
   Other
Receiving Unemployment --
     during the 3 weeks ending 08/01/17
Veteran --
 
Jobs Listed
Total - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse 1,379
 
   Duration of Job
Temporary 501
Permanent 876
Information N/A 2
 
   Wage
Minimum hourly wage $10.00
Maximum hourly wage $12.38
Average hourly wage $12.35
Jobs with an hourly wage 1,300
 
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Vermont.gov State of Vermont Department of Labor