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Crop Worker

Kaimahi Huangakai

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Crop workers assist with the growing and harvesting of fruit, vegetables and other produce on farms, market gardens, orchards and vineyards.


Crop workers usually earn

$17-$20 per hour

Crop workers who supervise others usually earn

$20-$25 per hour

Source: Horticulture NZ and Pick NZ, 2018.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a crop worker are good due to a shortage of workers.
Elena Ulugia picking apples from a tree

Picking fruit or vegetables is a big part of a crop worker's job

Last updated 17 October 2018