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Agriculture & Natural Resources

Careers in this sector include farm and farm-related jobs as well as logging and forestry. These careers make up only 2% of employment in Vermont, but are some of the most available jobs in many rural areas. Wages range from below minimum wage for some entry level jobs to over $35 an hour for a skilled tractor or logging equipment mechanic.

Types of Classes Offered

  • Heavy Equipment Training
  • Diesel Technology
  • Game of Logging

Farm Equipment Mechanics and Service Technicians: $16-$36/hr

Tree Trimmers and Pruners: $15-$25/hr