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Digester Cook Helper Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$34,259 (USD)

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The average pay for a Digester Cook Helper is $34,259 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Digester Cook Helper is between $31,199 and $40,534. 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

  • Feeds wood chips and soda ash or acid into digester that processes wood chips into pulp: unbolts and removes digester cover, using wrench and chain hoist.
  • Lowers feed pipe into digester, using hoist, and pushes button or turns handwheel to load digester with wood chips.
  • Pushes control panel button or turns valve to admit specified quantities of soda ash or acid into digester.
  • Replaces and bolts cover.
  • May remove cover and blow steam from digester at completion of cooking cycle.
  • May tend conveyors that convey chips to hopper or cooked pulp to storage bins.
  • May open valves to blow cooked pulp into pit.
  • May pull lever to dump cooked pulp from rotary digester.
  • May draw and deliver pulp sample to laboratory for analysis.
Digester Cook Helper Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Digester Cook Helper jobs: 178

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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