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Grain Elevator Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$30,579 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Grain Elevator Operator is $30,579 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Grain Elevator Operator is between $23,394 and $36,460. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Grain Elevator Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Buys grain directly from farmers for processing or resale.
  • Unloads, loads, stores, cleans, and blends grain for milling and shipment.
  • Weighs incoming trucks and/or trailers prior to unloading and after unloading to determine amount and weight of grain.
  • Inspects samples of grain from incoming trucks for protein and moisture content.
  • Unloads grain from trucks, dumping it into scale hopper.
  • Verifies variety of and inspects grain to determine cleaning requirements.
  • Grades and weighs grain samples, using hand graders and scales, and records results.
Grain Elevator Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 26,570

Estimated population of Grain Elevator Operator jobs: 1,077

Rate of error: 3.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Grain Elevator Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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