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Mixing and Blending Machine Operators

Operate machines that mix or blend materials.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$23.88 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  3.9%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Monitor equipment operation to ensure proper functioning.
  • Test chemical or physical characteristics of materials or products.
  • Operate cooking, baking, or other food preparation equipment.
  • Operate mixing equipment.
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