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Powdered Sugar Pulverizer Operator Salary
in New York, United States

$35,468 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Powdered Sugar Pulverizer Operator is $35,468 a year and $17 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Powdered Sugar Pulverizer Operator is between $27,170 and $42,253. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends powder-mill pulverizer that grinds granular sugar into fondant or powdered sugar: starts powder mill, conveyors, dust collectors, and humidifying equipment to ready station for operations.
  • Opens valves to admit and regulate flow of sugar into pulverizer.
  • Adjusts controls to compensate for changes and fluctuations in production.
  • Dissolves specified amounts of sugar in water and spins solution in centrifugal device to determine starch percentage.
  • Regulates starch flow to bring percentage within specified limits and prevent powder from caking.
  • Dissolves other samples to test them for grist.
  • Cleans dust lines, scrolls, and chutes and clears hopper and elevator blockades.
  • Observes dials and gauges to ascertain that grinders are not overloaded or overheated.
  • Inspects chains, belts, and scrolls for signs of wear.
  • Keeps records of tests and production.
  • May be designated according to type of sugar pulverized as powdered-sugar-pulverizer operator; or equipment operated as fondant-machine operator.
Powdered Sugar Pulverizer Operator Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 31,390

Estimated population of Powdered Sugar Pulverizer Operator jobs: 369

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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