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Grain Picker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,262 (USD)

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The average pay for a Grain Picker is $41,262 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Grain Picker is between $31,440 and $49,365. 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

  • Separates and weighs samples of grain preparatory to grading: pours grain sample into hopper of sample divider and pulls lever to allow grain to fall through divider into two receptacles.
  • Removes and weighs specific amount of grain from each receptacle to obtain representative but reduced sample.
  • Pours sample into cleaning mill (dockage tester) or through sieve of standard mesh to remove foreign matter.
  • Smells and examines sample to determine if grain is sour or musty, or to detect damage from excessive heat or moisture.
  • Pours grain sample into standard quart kettle, weighs sample, and reads conversion chart to obtain weight per bushel.
  • Separates damaged, weathered, soil-stained, and undeveloped grain from grain with no defects and places grain in separate containers.
  • May remove grain sample from incoming shipments.
Grain Picker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Grain Picker jobs: 349

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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