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Butchers and Meat Cutters


Cut or prepare portions of meat to sell in stores.

Butchers and Meat Cutters prepare cuts of meat for sale in grocery stores.

Wages $19.27 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Poor
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Food Products and Processing Systems
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