$25,500
Avg. Salary
$11.34
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$370

Bonus

$1,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Meat Wrapper is $11.34 per hour.

The average pay for a Meat Wrapper is $25,500 per year.

10%
$8.49
10%
$11.34
50%
$17.01
90%
90%
MEDIAN $11.34
10%
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$26k
50%
$0
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MEDIAN $25,500
$8.49 - $17.01
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MEDIAN: $11.34
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Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $8.49 - $17.01
Overtime $6.98 - $28.49
Annual Data $0$36K
Bonus $0.53 - $4,430
Profit Sharing $1,500
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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$17,829 - $36,613
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 303

Job Description

Meat wrappers work primarily in delis and use grinders, saws, and other machines to cut, process, and wrap meats manually or in an automated fashion. Meats must then be stocked and placed in the appropriate coolers or freezers and weighed for pricing, and the meat stock must be rotated appropriately.

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Meat Wrapper Tasks
  • Cut, grind, weigh, price, wrap, and package meat for customers.
  • Drive, load, and unload pallet jacks or other equipment in the storage area, refrigerated area, and loading areas.
  • Stock and rotate products in all displays, and ensure that none are past the sell-by date.
  • Answer questions about products, the source of products, cooking, and preparation of meat, and general store information.
  • Meet or exceed company guidelines about hygiene, presentation and customer service at meat case and workstations.


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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Meat Wrapper has a positive trend. An entry-level Meat Wrapper with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 107 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Meat Wrapper with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Meat Wrapper which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 34 salaries. A Meat Wrapper with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 26 salaries.

Job Reviews

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

Meat Wrapper in Akron:
"It’s great I love my job."
Pros: Close to home
Cons:

Meat Wrapper in Akron:
"I love where I work."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: Not much to say

Meat Wrapper in Worcester:
Pros: I like the people that come in my store.
Cons: Worcester is growing into a bad city.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
16%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$24,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 50%