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Cook Dog & Cat Food Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$34,716 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$469

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cook Dog & Cat Food is $34,716 a year and $17 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Cook Dog & Cat Food is between $26,241 and $41,746. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

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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 Columbia, South Carolina, 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:
$40,246
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 832,666 by July 1, 2018, according to 2018 U.S. Census estimates. This makes it the 70th largest metropolitan statistical areas in the nation, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau as of July 1, 2018. The name...

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