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Baker Cake Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$31,199 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Baker Cake is $31,199 a year and $15 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Baker Cake is between $31,199 and $36,412. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and bakes cakes, cookies, pies, puddings, or desserts, according to recipe.
  • Measures ingredients, using measuring cups and spoons.
  • Mixes ingredients to form dough or batter, using electric mixer or beats and stirs ingredients by hand.
  • Shapes dough for cookies, pies, and fancy pastries, using pie dough roller and cookie cutters or by hand.
  • Places shaped dough portions in greased or floured pans and inserts them in oven, using long-handled paddle (peel).
  • Adjusts drafts or thermostatic controls to regulate oven temperatures.
  • Prepares and cooks ingredients for pie fillings, puddings, custards, or other desserts.
  • Pours filling into pie shells and tops filling with meringue or cream.
  • Mixes ingredients to make icings.
  • Decorates cakes and pastries cake decorator.
  • Blends colors for icings and for shaped sugar ornaments and statuaries.
  • May specialize in preparing one or more types of pastry or dessert when employed in large establishment.
  • May oversee work of patients assigned to kitchen for work therapy purposes when working in psychiatric hospital.
Baker Cake Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Bakers

Job family population: 182,890

Estimated population of Baker Cake jobs: 20,877

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Baker Cake Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Cake Decorator - Baker
Apr 18
White Plains, NY, USA
Neri Bakery
At Neri's Bakery, we produce fine Italian pastries, cookies, and cakes. We are looking for an experienced cake decorator/pastry chef to assume full-time duties. This is a long term position for an ...
May 13
Princeton, NJ, USA
Retail Store
Experience in cake decorating, baking, food service or culinary desired, but will train if necessary. Drawing skills and color sense advised. Compensation based on experience.
Decorator / Baker
May 14
Kearny, NJ, USA
Domingo Bakery
Cake decorator and baker in a growing bakery. Flexible hours, full to part time opportunity. Main responsibilities: -General bakery production work. -Skilled with fondant cakes and 3D cake sculpting. ...
May 15
Williston Park, NY, USA
Sweet To Lick
As Long Island's one and only vegan bakery we pride ourselves in creating quality products and ... cake building -cake finishing -maintaining a clean workspace and kitchen -ensuring all safety ...
Pastry Chef
Mar 5
New York, NY, USA
Rose Bakery
The Café's commitment to seasonal, healthy and nutritious eating has made menus staples such as the Assiette de Legumes, Quiche and Carrot Cake worldwide best-sellers. Overview: Rose Bakery New York ...
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