£19,539
Avg. Salary
£7.76
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£350

Profit Sharing

£300

The average pay for a Butcher is $13.30 per hour.

The average pay for a Butcher is $35,989 per year.

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$10
90%
MEDIAN $8
$12k
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$20k
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$26k
90%
MEDIAN $19,539
£11,965 - £26,469
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£20K
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MEDIAN: £19,539
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50%
90%
£5.94 - £9.66
£5
£7
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MEDIAN: £7.76
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50%
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£0£26K
Salary £11,965 - £26,469
Bonus £26.00 - £1,850
Profit Sharing £300
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,316 - £24,638
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 159
Hourly Data £0£15
Hourly Rate £5.94 - £9.66
Hourly Tips £0.41
Overtime £7.05 - £15.06
Annual Data £0£24K
Bonus £26.00 - £1,850
Profit Sharing £300
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,316 - £24,638
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 221

Job Description for Butcher

Butchers slaughter, dress and sell meat from animals such as cows, pigs, fish and poultry. They must have experience butchering whole animals, and they are expected to have knowledge of both primal and sub-primal cuts; knowledge of speciality cuts is a must. Butchers are required to clean, shape, de-bone and tie cuts of meat by hand to form roasts. Knowledge of common tools such as knives, saws, trays and slicers is necessary as well. In addition, the butcher must maintain a clean and safe working environment for all equipment and areas. They must also swap and change prices as needed, remove expired meat and ensure stock is available to meet daily demands.

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Butcher Tasks

  • Clean the meat up by cutting the fat and unwanted parts.
  • Keep an clean work area.
  • Prepare meat for weighing and packaging.
  • Cut and process a variety of meat products.

Butcher Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Butcher

Pay by Experience for a Butcher has a positive trend. An entry-level Butcher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤15,000 based on 82 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Butcher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤17,000 based on 73 salaries. An experienced Butcher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 50 salaries. A Butcher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤19,000 based on 54 salaries.

Butcher Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Butcher?

Butcher in craigavon:
"Great."
Pros: Meeting plently of people in a busy work place and lots of experience.
Cons: Cold atmosphere and working on a saturday.

Butcher in Aberdeen:
"I wish I knew that pay rises would be very small and very se."
Work hard, learn fast and always go for the top and best paid job.

Key Stats for Butcher

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Butcher Salaries

Late-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
₤17,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%