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Soap Maker Salary

$25,354 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Soap Maker is $25,354 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Soap Maker is between $20,093 and $29,456. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Soap Maker. 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

  • Makes soap according to formula using equipment.
  • Opens valves to charge kettle with prescribed amounts of ingredients.
  • Turns valve to admit steam through bottom of tank to boil and agitate mixture.
  • Observes mixture through opening in top of tank to detect variations of color, consistency, and homogeneity of boiling ingredients.
  • Adds soda or water to mixture as directed by laboratory; or determines degree of alkalinity of caustic soda in mixture, using meter, and adds soda or water as required.
  • Observes color, consistency, and homogeneity of product to determine when boiling and agitating cycle are completed, and allows batch to cool and settle for specified period of time.
  • Raises or lowers pump line to locate separation level of neat (pure soap) and nigre (residue).
  • Starts pump to transfer neat to designated department.
  • Lowers pump line to bottom of tank to transfer residue to reclaiming tank.
  • May calculate amount of ingredients needed to make various soaps, using formula.
Soap Maker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 129,490

Estimated population of Soap Maker jobs: 171

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Jun 19
Knoxville, TN, USA
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QA Analyst with Dynamics CRM Experience
Jun 14
Brooklyn, NY, USA
... maker and show confidence in decisions made DESIREABLE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: Bachelors or Masters ... running SOAP and REST protocols Hands on experience with SoapUI and Postman including test ...
Boutique Koreatown Hotel Seeks full-time Room Attendant
Apr 29
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Hotel Normandie
Remove soil, dirt, and soap build-up from bathroom tubs, showers, shower walls, shower curtains ... Clean coffee maker in room, remove any dirty glasses to be washed at the dishwasher and replace ...
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