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Dairy Processing Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$53,180 (USD)

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The average pay for a Dairy Processing Operator is $53,180 a year and $26 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Dairy Processing Operator is between $39,440 and $64,651. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Dairy Processing Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Operates continuous flow or vat-type equipment to process milk, cream, and other dairy products, following specified methods and formulas.
  • Connects pipes between vats and processing equipment.
  • Assembles fittings, valves, bowls, plates, disks, impeller shaft, and other parts to equipment with wrench to prepare for operation.
  • Turns valves to pump sterilizing solution and rinse water through pipes and equipment, and sprays vats with atomizer.
Dairy Processing Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 48,450

Estimated population of Dairy Processing Operator jobs: 7,695

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Dairy Processing Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Production Supervisor
Jun 20
Whitehouse Station, NJ, USA
Readington Farms
Responsible for coordinating bottling, keeping the plant, icebox and blow mold operating ... Company Description Readington Farms, Inc. is a fluid processing dairy producing a line of products ...
Apr 30
Newark, NJ, USA
Our products go into food market sectors such as bakery, dairy, confectionary, and infant nutrition ... Clean processing equipment, overhead pipes, tanks and conveyors including working in confined ...
Sanitation/Production Supervisor
Mar 29
Flemington, NJ, USA
Johanna Foods, Inc.
Experience in dairy manufactory is prefered * Proficient PC skills with word processing and ... Privately operated since 1995, Johanna Foods is now one of the country's largest producers and ...
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