Slaughterers and Meat Packers
Wages & Outlook
Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.
This career pays well below the statewide median wage.
Wages for Slaughterers and Meat Packers *
* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.
In Minnesota, there are 6,860 workers employed in this medium-sized career.
Where do Slaughterers and Meat Packers most often work?
No data available.
This career is high growth compared to other careers.
There will be a need for about 6,961 new Slaughterers and Meat Packers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.