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Log Scaler Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$51,940 (USD)

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The average pay for a Log Scaler is $51,940 a year and $25 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Log Scaler is between $38,626 and $63,038. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Log Scaler. 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

  • Estimates marketable content of logs or pulpwood: measures dimensions of each log or entire loads of pulpwood, using scale stick, tape measure, or other measuring device.
  • Determines total board feet, cordage, or other wood unit, using conversion table.
  • Inspects logs or pulpwood for rot, knots, and other defects, deducts estimated waste from total volume, and records results.
  • May identify logs of substandard or special grade for return to shipper or transfer to other processes.
  • May weigh log trucks before and after unloading, and record weight data and supplier.
  • May tend conveyor chain that moves logs to and from scaling station.
  • May be designated according to work location as deck scaler; landing scaler; pond scaler; or item scaled as pulpwood scaler.
Log Scaler Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Log Graders and Scalers

Job family population: 3,010

Estimated population of Log Scaler jobs: 1,540

Rate of error: 6.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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