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Cooling Machine Operator Salary
in Richmond, Virginia

$34,228 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$466

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cooling Machine Operator is $34,228 a year and $16 an hour in Richmond, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Cooling Machine Operator is between $26,046 and $40,949. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Richmond, Virginia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends equipment that cools and transfers wort to starting tank preparatory to fermenting: turns valves to control flow of refrigerant through cooler coils.
  • Starts pumps and opens valves to draw hot wort from tank through cooler and into starting tank.
  • Monitors pressure gauges, flowmeters, thermometers, and temperature recorders, and turns valves to control rate of flow and temperature of wort passing through cooling machine.
  • Observes flowmeter and opens valves to admit specified amounts of air into wort.
  • Opens valves to circulate solutions through wort coils to clean and sterilize lines.
Cooling Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Richmond, Virginia, United States

Job family: Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 8,630

Estimated population of Cooling Machine Operator jobs: 667

Rate of error: 4.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$39,679
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Richmond, Virginia

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Description: Richmond () is a city in the U.S. state of Virginia and its capital. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. Richmond was incorporated in 1742 and has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 204,214; in 2016, the population was estimated to be 223,170, making Richmond the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is located at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles (71 km) west of Williamsburg...

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