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Hard Candy Maker Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$37,451 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hard Candy Maker is $37,451 a year and $18 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Hard Candy Maker is between $28,270 and $45,034. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Makes candy by mixing and cooking ingredients, following, modifying, or formulating recipes to produce product of specified flavor, texture, and color.
  • Cooks ingredients confectionery cooker at specified temperatures in open-fire or steam-jacketed kettles or in batch or continuous pressure cookers.
  • Casts candy by hand, using molds and funnel, or tends machine that casts candy in starch or rubber molds depositing-machine operator.
  • Spreads candy onto cooling and heating slabs.
  • Kneads and machine-pulls candy.
  • Spins or rolls candy into strips ready for cutting.
  • Examines, feels, and tastes product to evaluate color, texture, and flavor.
  • Adds ingredients or modifies cooking and forming operations as needed.
  • May direct Candy Maker Helpers.
  • May be designated according to type of candy produced.
Hard Candy Maker Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Food Batchmakers

Job family population: 151,950

Estimated population of Hard Candy Maker jobs: 49,929

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

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