Support Workers in Farming Activities

Occupation (9112) - 2022-Q1

  • 219k, Workforce
  • $3.01k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 37.2, Average age
  • 37, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.41, Weekly days worked
  • 9.89%, Workforce with second job
  • 90.8%, Informal Workforce
  • 7.46, Average years of Schooling

About Support Workers in Farming Activities

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The workforce of Support Workers in Farming Activities during first quarter of 2022 was 219k people, whose salary averaged $3.01k MX working around 37 hours per week.

The average age of Support Workers in Farming Activities was 37.2 years. The workforce was distributed in 85.1% men with an average salary of $3.4k MX and, 14.9% women with average salary of $780 MX.

The best average salaries received by Support Workers in Farming Activities were in Nuevo León ($6.78k MX), Baja California ($5.7k MX), and Jalisco ($5.47k MX) while the workforce was larger in Chiapas (34.1k), Tabasco (23.9k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (20.3k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Amusement Parks and Arcades ($10.8k MX), Personal Care Services ($6.02k MX), and Food Industry ($3.89k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Cattle Ranching and Farming (98.4%), Food Industry (0.85%), and Amusement Parks and Arcades (1.46k).

15% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $262 MX and 85% to men with an average salary of $3.06k MX.

At the level of states, Yucatán had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 6.58k from 6.58k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Colima with a 32.5% corresponding to 104 from 320 workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 219k, Workforce 2022-Q1
  • $3.01k MX, Average monthly salary 2022-Q1

At first quarter of 2022, the people who worked as Support Workers in Farming Activities were 219k being a 1.19% higher than the fourth quarter of 2021. (217k).

In the same period, an average salary of $3.01k MX was observed, registering a drop of 9.81%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2021 ($3.34k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Support Workers in Farming Activities during the first quarter of 2022 were Chiapas (34.1k), Tabasco (23.9k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (20.3k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022, the main positive variations occurred in Chiapas and San Luis Potosí with an increase of 12k (54.5%) and 6.44k (116%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Jalisco with a decrease of 13.5k (39.9%) and 8.91k (32.1%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Support Workers in Farming Activities during first quarter of 2022 were Nuevo León ($6.78k MX), Baja California ($5.7k MX), and Jalisco ($5.47k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2022, the positive salary growth was higher in Colima and Durango with an increase of $1.84k MX (72.7%) and $1.76k MX (62.4%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Chihuahua and Michoacán de Ocampo with a decrease of $5.13k MX (96.5%) and $2.97k MX (58%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2022-Q1: 37.5, Men

At first quarter of 2022, the male workforce in Support Workers in Farming Activities represented the 85.1% of the employed population and women 14.9%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 15 to 24 years (50.6k men and 9.75k women).

The highest average salary was $4.27k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $2.85k MX received by men from 15 to 24 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 (2022-Q1)

  • 8.02, Women
  • 7.37, Men

At first quarter of 2022 the male workforce in Support Workers in Farming Activities was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (49.8k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 4 to 6 years of schooling (8.83k).

The highest average salary was $3.64k MX received by men with 0 to 3 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $1.36k MX received by women with 7 to 9 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 Farming Activities in different industries and economic sectors.

At first quarter of 2022, the workforce was higher in Cattle Ranching and Farming (98.4%), Food Industry (0.85%), and Amusement Parks and Arcades (0.73%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Amusement Parks and Arcades ($10.8k MX), Personal Care Services ($6.02k MX), and Food Industry ($3.89k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2022-Q1

  • 90.8%, Support Workers in Farming Activities
  • 55.2%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the first quarter of 2022, the labor informality of Support Workers in Farming Activities reached a 90.8%, which implied an increase from 1.18 percentage points compared to the fourth quarter of 2021  (89.6%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 35.6 percentage points during the first quarter of 2022.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Yucatán

Less Labor Informality: 32.5 %, Colima

At first quarter of 2022, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Support Workers in Farming Activities were Yucatán (100%), Sonora (100%), and Sinaloa (100%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Coahuila de Zaragoza (44.4%), Nuevo León (34.3%), and Colima (32.5%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Support Workers in Farming Activities during the first quarter of 2022 was higher in the age group with 15 to 24 years concentrating 60.3k workers of which 6.79% corresponds to formal employment (4.1k) and 93.2% to informal employment (56.2k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 58.3k workers of which 9.74%  corresponds to formal employment (5.68k) and 90.3% corresponds to informal employment (52.6k).