Avg. Salary
$15.16
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Meat Cutter is $15.16 per hour.

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Job Description for Meat Cutter

A meat cutter is typically employed in high-volume restaurants, supermarkets, butchery shops, and meat purveyors. They work with a variety of unprocessed meat products to separate the carcasses and produce usable varieties and cuts of meat. These cuts are then used by restaurants for food preparation, sold by supermarkets or butchers to consumers, or shipped in bulk from purveyors to these facilities.

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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.

Meat Cutter Job Listings

Sav-A-Lot Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Meat Cutter?

Meat Cutter in Sturgis:
Pros: I enjoy the work and people.
Cons: Pay.

Meat Cutter in Greensburg:
"Fast paced."
Pros: The friendly people, fast work pace.
Cons: Too much work some days. Short staffed every day.

Meat Cutter in San Antonio:
"Corporate culture."
Pros: I like the personality of the employees the most about the job.
Cons: The manager and how he treats the employees.

Meat Cutter in Windham:
"Hard work."
Give all you can to this trade and make a name for yourself within a company. You'll do fine.

Meat Cutter in Redwood City:
"Outrages goals set by corporate and management."
Pros: The interactions with customers.
Cons: The lack of help that is provided. They tend to put a lot of unnecessary stress on one or two individuals rather than provide the help needed.

Meat Cutter in Eugene:
"Lots of work with inconsistent shifts."
Pros: Always something to do, co workers are good.
Cons: They don't appreciate workers like they used to. Expect more for less.

Meat Cutter in Venice:
"Stalled."
Pros: I have not seen any true benefits yet, even as a full-time employee my hours are being cut.
Cons: Low pay for experience and work performed. Little room for advancement. All merchandising desks ions are top-down with no regard for location specific demographics. I do not see this entity becoming a valid competitor in my region.

Key Stats for Meat Cutter

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
13%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
50%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 38%