The average hourly pay for a Butcher / Meat Cutter in Salt Lake City, Utah is $15.61.
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Job Description for Butcher / Meat Cutter
A butcher/meat cutter is a person who prepares meat for consumption in retail businesses or shops. These workers must cut and trim large portions of meat from carcasses into portions that shoppers will want to buy. Butchers/meat cutters must be aware of safety and sanitary conditions, as requirements are typically set by government agencies. They should be able to prepare an attractive showcase of available cuts of meats, and they will be called on to provide customer service functions. Ofte…Read more
Butcher / Meat Cutter 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.
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Employees with Butcher / Meat Cutter in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 16.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (14.6% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (3.3% less), Atlanta, Georgia (1.5% less) and Houston, Texas (1.4% less).