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Candy Maker Salary

$38,608 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$525

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Candy Maker is $38,608 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Candy Maker is between $29,144 and $46,426. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Makes candy by mixing and cooking ingredients, following, modifying, or formulating recipes to produce product of specified flavor, texture, and color.
  • Cooks ingredients confectionery cooker at specified temperatures in open-fire or steam-jacketed kettles or in batch or continuous pressure cookers.
  • Casts candy by hand, using molds and funnel, or tends machine that casts candy in starch or rubber molds depositing-machine operator.
  • Spreads candy onto cooling and heating slabs.
  • Kneads and machine-pulls candy.
  • Spins or rolls candy into strips ready for cutting.
  • Examines, feels, and tastes product to evaluate color, texture, and flavor.
  • Adds ingredients or modifies cooking and forming operations as needed.
  • May direct Candy Maker Helpers.
  • May be designated according to type of candy produced.
Candy Maker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Food Batchmakers

Job family population: 151,950

Estimated population of Candy Maker jobs: 49,929

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$44,758
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Candy Maker Job Listings for United States

Candy Maker (Sales/Cashier)
May 7
Knoxville, TN, USA
Christmas Place
We are looking for a Candy Maker to join our team at The Christmas Place! Please review the information below, answer our questions appropriately and send an updated resume to our team. This is a ...
Candy Maker (Sales/Cashier)
May 7
Sevierville, TN, USA
Christmas Place
We are looking for a Candy Maker to join our team at The Christmas Place! Please review the information below, answer our questions appropriately and send an updated resume to our team. This is a ...
Candy Maker (Sales/Cashier)
May 7
Pigeon Forge, TN, USA
Christmas Place
We are looking for a Candy Maker to join our team at The Christmas Place! Please review the information below, answer our questions appropriately and send an updated resume to our team. This is a ...
Candy Maker
May 18
Houston, TX, USA
Little Kitchen HTX
Looking for a positive person to make and package Pralines. Some other tasks may include, but are not limited to, cleaning, washing dishes, deliveries and working farmers markets.
Candy Maker
Apr 20
San Francisco, CA, USA
Elefante Inc
Kitchen-savvy Candy Production Specialist Needed. Who we are: Elefante Inc is a small cannabis candy manufacturer startup, riding the wave of first-round investor funding while maintaining ...
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