A "Mini" for a minute of your time! Welcome to the 22nd Annual GrowerTalks Wage & Benefit Survey. Thanks for taking the time to participate in our survey—we promise it only takes a few minutes. When participants take our survey, they'll be eligible for a drawing to win a 128 GB iPad Mini 4. Just be sure to include your email address at the end of this survey. Only those that provide their email addresses will be eligible to win the prize. (Please note that if you fill out both surveys, you’re only eligible for one prize.)

* 1. What U.S. state or Canadian province are you in?

* 2. Business type:

* 3. What is the size of your production area (including greenhouse space, field production, etc.)?

* 4. Who do you sell to? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY.)

* 5. How many people do you employ during peak season?

* 6. Indicate the average salary per category, excluding benefits, FOR HOURLY EMPLOYEES.

  Less than $7.00 per hour $7.01 - $8.50 $8.51 - $10.00 $10.01 - $12.50 $12.51 - $15.00 More than $15.00 per hour
Temporary/Seasonal General Labor
Part-time General Labor
Full-time General Labor

* 7. Indicate the average salary per category, excluding benefits, FOR ANNUAL SALARY EMPLOYEES.

  Less than $20,000 per year $20,000 - $30,000 $30,000 - $40,000 $40,000 - $50,000 $50,000 - $60,000 $60,000 - $70,000 $70,000 - $80,000 $80,000 - $90,000 $90,000 - $100,000 More than $100,000 per year
Grower (0-2 years)
Grower (3-5 years)
Grower (6+ years)
Head Grower
Merchandiser
Merchandise Manager
Sales Representative
Sales Manager
General Manager
Owner

* 8. What are your staffing plans for 2018?

T