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Support Workers in Agriculture

Occupation (9111) - 2023-Q4

  • 2.21M, Workforce
  • $3.58k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 37.1, Average age
  • 35.2, Weekly hours worked
  • 4.86, Weekly days worked
  • 10.7%, Workforce with second job
  • 94.6%, Informal Workforce
  • 6.85, Average years of Schooling

About Support Workers in Agriculture

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The workforce of Support Workers in Agriculture during fourth quarter of 2023 was 2.21M people, whose salary averaged $3.58k MX working around 35.2 hours per week.

The average age of Support Workers in Agriculture was 37.1 years. The workforce was distributed in 80.9% men with an average salary of $3.91k MX and, 19.1% women with average salary of $2.21k MX.

The best average salaries received by Support Workers in Agriculture were in Colima ($9.16k MX), Coahuila de Zaragoza ($8.27k MX), and Chihuahua ($6.38k MX) while the workforce was larger in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (337k), Chiapas (287k), and Puebla (241k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Dental Offices ($30k MX), Legal Services ($19k MX), and Natural Gas Supply through Mains to Final Consumers ($17.2k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Cattle Raising (59.9%), Employment Services (4.09k), and Dental Offices (494).

19.1% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $1.97k MX and 80.9% to men with an average salary of $3.77k MX.

At the level of states, Yucatán had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 15.8k from 15.8k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Coahuila de Zaragoza with a 52.8% corresponding to 1.72k from 3.26k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 2.21M, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $3.58k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Support Workers in Agriculture were 2.21M being a 0.25% lower than the third quarter of 2023. (2.22M).

In the same period, an average salary of $3.58k MX was observed, registering an increase of 3.48%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($3.46k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Support Workers in Agriculture during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (337k), Chiapas (287k), and Puebla (241k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Estado de México and Sinaloa with an increase of 44.2k (51.1%) and 30.6k (88.5%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Guerrero and Hidalgo with a decrease of 40k (27%) and 23.5k (21.9%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Support Workers in Agriculture during fourth quarter of 2023 were Colima ($9.16k MX), Coahuila de Zaragoza ($8.27k MX), and Chihuahua ($6.38k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Coahuila de Zaragoza and Guanajuato with an increase of $3.88k MX (88.4%) and $904 MX (22.6%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Ciudad de México and Baja California with a decrease of $3.24k MX (50.2%) and $2.25k MX (27.6%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2023-Q4

  • 39.5, Women
  • 36.6, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023, the male workforce in Support Workers in Agriculture represented the 80.9% of the employed population and women 19.1%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 15 to 24 years (558k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (92.3k).

The highest average salary was $4.68k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $839 MX received by women from 65 to 74 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4)

  • 6.43, Women
  • 6.96, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023 the male workforce in Support Workers in Agriculture was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (624k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 4 to 6 years of schooling (133k).

The highest average salary was $4.23k MX received by men with 0 to 3 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $1.61k MX received by women with 0 to 3 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Support Workers in Agriculture in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Cattle Raising (59.9%), Employment Services (24.5%), and Dental Offices (2.96%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Dental Offices ($30k MX), Legal Services ($19k MX), and Natural Gas Supply through Mains to Final Consumers ($17.2k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2023-Q4

  • 94.6%, Support Workers in Agriculture
  • 54.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2023, the labor informality of Support Workers in Agriculture reached a 94.6%, which implied a decrease from 1.06 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2023  (95.6%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 39.8 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2023.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Yucatán

Less Labor Informality: 52.8 %, Coahuila de Zaragoza

At fourth quarter of 2023, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Support Workers in Agriculture were Yucatán (100%), Tlaxcala (100%), and Guerrero (100%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Nuevo León (66.9%), Baja California (66.7%), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (52.8%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Support Workers in Agriculture during the fourth quarter of 2023 was higher in the age group with 15 to 24 years concentrating 642k workers of which 2.85% corresponds to formal employment (18.3k) and 97.2% to informal employment (624k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 746k workers of which 5.79%  corresponds to formal employment (43.1k) and 94.2% corresponds to informal employment (702k).