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Sugar Boiler Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$43,559 (USD)

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The average pay for a Sugar Boiler is $43,559 a year and $21 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Sugar Boiler is between $32,925 and $52,335. 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 vacuum pan sugar boilers to concentrate sugar liquor and grow sugar crystals to specified size: starts vacuum pump, and opens valves to admit specified amounts of liquor and steam into vacuum pan, and water into condenser unit.
  • Observes boiling of liquor through sight glasses.
  • Adjusts valves to maintain specified temperatures and pressures and obtain supersaturated solution without carmelizing sugar.
  • Opens valve to shock solution with panseed (powdered sugar) and start formation of sugar crystals.
  • Obtains samples of solution, using proofstick, and observes grain size under microscope to determine when crystals have grown to specified size.
  • Opens pan-feed valve to control growth of crystals.
  • Samples solution to ensure that sugar crystals remain at specified sizes as pan fills.
  • Closes pan-feed valve when pan is filled and continues boiling until solution reaches specified concentration of sugar-crystals and massecuite.
  • Turns valves to stop boiling and to break vacuum seal on pan.
  • Turns valve to dump sugar into mixing tank or crystallizer.
  • Washes and steams pan after dumping strike to remove sugar remaining on coils or calandria.
  • Records strike on station log.
  • May be designated according to type of liquor boiled as soft-sugar boiler; white-sugar boiler; or according to stage in process as high-raw-sugar boiler; remelt-sugar boiler.
Sugar Boiler Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 33,340

Estimated population of Sugar Boiler jobs: 489

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sugar Boiler Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Maintenance Associate
Apr 17
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Bunge North America
... sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food ... boilers and systems is a plus Work Schedule: Full-time, variable time/days Bunge is an Equal ...
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