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Vegetable Worker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$31,199 (USD)

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The average pay for a Vegetable Worker is $31,199 a year and $15 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Vegetable Worker is between $31,199 and $31,199. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Vegetable Worker. 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

  • Plants, cultivates, and harvests vegetables, working as crewmember: dumps seed into hopper of planter towed by tractor.
  • Rides on planter and brushes debris from seed spouts that discharge seeds into plowed furrow.
  • Plants roots and bulbs, using hoe or trowel.
  • Covers plants with sheet or caps of treated cloth or paper to protect plants from weather.
  • Weeds and thins blocks of plants, using hoe or spoon-shaped tool.
  • Transplants seedlings, using hand transplanter or by placing seedlings in rotating planting wheel while riding on power-drawn transplanter.
  • Sets bean poles and strings them with wire or twine.
  • Closes and ties leaves over heads of cauliflower and other cabbage and cabbagelike plants.
  • Picks, cuts, pulls, or lifts crops to harvest them.
  • Ties vegetables in bunches and removes tops from root crops.
  • Pitches vine crops into viner (pea or bean shelling machine), using pitchfork or electric fork and boom, and cleans up spilled vines.
  • May participate in irrigation activities.
  • May be identified with work assigned, such as blocking, cutting, and stringing, or with crop raised, such as asparagus, beans, and celery.
Vegetable Worker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

Job family population: 282,300

Estimated population of Vegetable Worker jobs: 15,013

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
-22 %



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Vegetable Worker Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

May 23
Cortlandt Manor, NY, USA
Noor Staffing
KITCHEN WORKER/DIETARY AIDE (HUDSON VALLEY) Job Description Prestigious hospital seeks highly ... Preparing ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat etc.) * Keep ...
May 8
New York, NY, USA
Compass Group
We have an opening for a full-time CASHIER/FOOD SERVICE WORKER position. * Location : Bank of ... Helps prepare foods such as meats, vegetables, baked goods and desserts. Also helps prepare ...
May 13
Queens, NY, USA
Compass Group
Veterans Wanted * We have an opening for several full-time FOOD SERVICE WORKER positions. ... Performs prep work such as washing, peeling, cutting and seeding fruits and vegetables. Weighs and ...
Kitchen Prep - Great Working Environment
Mar 25
New York, NY, USA
Temakiya LLC
... vegetables, restock inventory, and clean the kitchen. This would be considered an entry level ... In addition to the financial compensation, the many benefits of working at MakiMaki would be: * You ...
Apr 30
Newark, NJ, USA
We have a proven track record of working side by side with our customers to create solutions that ... vegetable oil solutions for food and non-food applications. Our products go into food market ...
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