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Slaughterer Religious Ritual Salary

$28,349 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Slaughterer Religious Ritual is $28,349 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Slaughterer Religious Ritual is between $22,149 and $33,310. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Slaughters cattle, calves, and sheep as prescribed by religious law, and examines parts of carcasses to determine whether carcasses meet standards established by specific religion: sharpens knife on whetstone or sharpening steel and washes knife.
  • Cuts throat of animal, using single stroke.
  • Inspects carcass and internal organs to verify absence of diseases.
  • May inspect and bid for animals at auction.
  • May offer ritual prayers while slaughtering animal.
  • May inflate lungs with air to determine whether lungs are punctured.
  • May mark carcasses of animals that meet religious standards.
  • May butcher meat for marketing.
  • May be required to hold license issued by religious organization.
  • May be designated according to specific religious group as islamic butcher; shactor; halal butcher; kosher cutter and searcher; shochet.
Slaughterer Religious Ritual Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Slaughterers and Meat Packers

Job family population: 77,570

Estimated population of Slaughterer Religious Ritual jobs: 14,381

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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