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Cook Dog & Cat Food Salary
in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

$37,639 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$508

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cook Dog & Cat Food is $37,639 a year and $18 an hour in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Cook Dog & Cat Food is between $28,450 and $45,260. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Cooks ingredients for preparation of dog and cat foods, controling battery of steam-jacketed kettles.
  • Pours or dumps premeasured amounts of water and ground meat into kettles.
  • Starts agitator to mix ingredients.
  • Opens steam valve and observes thermometer reading to heat contents and to maintain specified temperature.
  • Dumps specified amounts of seasoning, chemical solution, and grain into mixture at designated intervals.
  • Opens valves to allow mixtures to circulate through other kettles.
  • Observes mixture for required viscosity and closes valves upon completion of cooking cycle.
  • Starts pumps to transfer contents from kettles to tank of filling machines.
Cook Dog & Cat Food Job Prevalence in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 33,340

Estimated population of Cook Dog & Cat Food jobs: 706

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,634
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Harrisburg Cost of Living Score:

Description: Harrisburg ( HARR-iss-burg; Pennsylvania German: Harrisbarrig) is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. With a population of 49,192, it is the 15th largest city in the Commonwealth. It lies on the east bank of the Susquehanna River, 107 miles (172 km) west of Philadelphia. Harrisburg is the anchor of the Susquehanna Valley metropolitan area, which had a 2018 estimated population of 574,659, making it the fourth most populous in Pennsylvania and 96th most populous in the United States. Harrisburg played a notable role in American history during...

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