Salary for Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers

Also known as:  Bean Weigher, Cheese Weigher, Freight Checker, Sample Checker, Scale Attendant, Scale Clerk, Scale Operator, Warehouse Checker, Weighing Station Operator, Wool Sampler helps manufacturing professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, samplers and recordkeeping professionals perform a variety of clerical jobs. They keep records of materials through documentation of their dimensions, weight, quantity and quality. This can be performed with a computer or manually. Additionally those who gill this position check the condition of materials to be received or sent and any precious data concerning those items. It is helpful to have prior experience as well as knowledge of different tools that may be used, including calculators and tally sheets. The average pay for the position is minimum wage or slightly higher, and a high school diploma required.

A Recordkeeping Weigher, Measurer, Checker, or Sampler will most likely earn average salaries ranging from 16000 - 24000 based on tenure level. Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping will normally get an average salary of Twenty Eight Thousand Nine Hundred dollars per annum.

Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping can obtain the highest pay in Massachusetts, where they earn a compensation of close to $35900. Employees in this career have the highest average potential salary in Educational Services, which has normal pay levels of $43460.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 7.40 percent nationwide in that time.
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $43,460
Educational Services $35,500
Management of Companies and Enterprises $34,650
Finance and Insurance $33,900
Public Administration $33,300
Other Services (except Public Administration) $32,920
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $22,380
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $22,560
Retail Trade $25,920
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $26,050
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $27,310
Accommodation and Food Services $28,300