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Smoker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$43,010 (USD)

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The average pay for a Smoker is $43,010 a year and $21 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Smoker is between $32,554 and $51,631. 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

  • Controls battery of smoke chambers in which meats, such as bacon, hams, meat loaf, sausage, shoulders, and wieners are cooked and cured: loads racks and cages, suspended from overhead conveyor, with meat products and filled molds, and pushes racks into smokehouse for cooking and curing.
  • Shovels sawdust into hopper of smoker and lights burner to ignite sawdust.
  • Starts electric blower to admit air and blow smoke into curing chambers.
  • Observes gauges, turns steam valves, and adjusts ventilators and dampers to regulate temperature, humidity, and density of smoke to control cooking and curing process.
  • Inspects meat for color, feels meat for firmness, and inserts thermometer into meat to ascertain progress of cooking and curing.
  • Opens water valve to spray and chill meat.
  • Removes cooked and cured meat and empties molds.
  • Places meat loaves on racks and returns them to smokehouse for further smoking and drying.
  • Pushes racks of cured meat to chill room.
  • May stuff meat loaves into plastic casings, using horn (funnel-shaped tube).
  • May record weight and amount of meat cured.
  • May steam-clean smoke chambers and heating coils, and remove ash.
Smoker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 21,130

Estimated population of Smoker jobs: 1,025

Rate of error: 3.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Smoker Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Warehouse Associate
May 7
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Smoking Sales LLC
Jersey City based distributor looking for full-time, experienced warehouse workers to pick and pack orders. Looking to fill immediate positions. Salary depends upon experience. We are a fun and ...
Secretary / Data Entry Specialist
Apr 11
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Smoking Sales LLC
International business to business wholesaler/distributor looking for a secretary / data entry specialist to: - input and edit sales orders - create shipping labels - answer customer phone calls ...
May 9
Long Island, NY, USA
Nannys for Grannys
Monday/Friday x 4 hours and Wednesday x 5 hours (English speaking) Member uses a cane, no pets, no smoking, no hoyer lift Dx: Age-related osteoporosis w/o current pathological fracture 48368: 91 ...
Northern NJ Life Insurance Field Sales Representative
May 6
Paramus, NJ, USA
The Osterhoudt Agency of Symmetry Financial Group
Our clients that are interested in our product will personally fill out our questionnaire, filling in their name, birth date, height & weight, sex, smoker or non-smoker status, and a few phone ...
Territory Sales Manager - Northern NJ
May 3
Paramus, NJ, USA
Juul Labs
THE COMPANY: JUUL's mission is to improve the lives of the world's one billion adult smokers by driving innovation to eliminate cigarettes. JUUL is the number one US-based vapor product.
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