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Cheese Grader Salary
in Colorado, United States

$35,481 (USD)

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Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cheese Grader is $35,481 a year and $17 an hour in Colorado, United States. The average salary range for a Cheese Grader is between $27,036 and $42,449. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Evaluates and grades body, texture, flavor, and color of natural cheese: pushes trier into cheese to obtain sample plug.
  • Smells and tastes cheese for odor, acidity, and flavor.
  • Examines cheese with fingers to determine firmness and texture.
  • Observes cheese for color, shape, size, finish, and surface blemishes.
  • Records weight, grade, and identifying data.
  • Must hold state or federal license.
  • May buy cheese and assist with production problems.
Cheese Grader Job Prevalence in Colorado, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Cheese Grader jobs: 204

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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