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Sterilizer Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$34,085 (USD)

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Last updated: April 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sterilizer Operator is $34,085 a year and $16 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Sterilizer Operator is between $25,763 and $40,951. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends conveyor line enclosed in series of circular chambers to cook canned milk to sterilize and change viscosity and color of milk: turns steam, water, and hot air valves and observes gauges to adjust temperature of heating, cooking, cooling, and drying chambers.
  • Observes panel lights for machine failure and stops conveyor to remove jammed cans.
  • Observes filled sealed cans moving through chambers and removes dented cans or sample test cans.
  • Opens sample can and dips spoon into sterilized milk to observe grain (texture), viscosity, and color.
  • May alter cooking temperature or add measured amount of calcium or phosphate to milk batch to obtain specified grain and viscosity.
Sterilizer Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 33,340

Estimated population of Sterilizer Operator jobs: 871

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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