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What is the average salary for Butchers in the United States?

Butchers earn an average hourly wage of $14.61. Hourly wages typically start from $8.97 and go up to $22.08. Butchers earn an average salary of $30,380 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,670 and go up to $45,920.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Butchers in the United States earn:

$22.08 an hour $45,920 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Butchers in the United States earn:

$17.79 an hour $36,990 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Butchers in the United States earn:

$13.78 an hour $28,660 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Butchers in the United States earn:

$10.65 an hour $22,160 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Butchers in the United States earn:

$8.97 an hour $18,670 per year

Historical salary for Butchers in the United States

Butcher salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Butcher Salary in Connecticut $20.16 $41,920 # 1
Butcher Salary in Alaska $20.05 $41,700 # 2
Butcher Salary in Massachusetts $19.41 $40,380 # 3
Butcher Salary in New Jersey $18.97 $39,450 # 4
Butcher Salary in Hawaii $18.23 $37,930 # 5
Butcher Salary in New York $18.14 $37,730 # 6
Butcher Salary in Delaware $17.95 $37,340 # 7
Butcher Salary in Maryland $17.55 $36,500 # 8
Butcher Salary in Minnesota $17.50 $36,400 # 9
Butcher Salary in District of Columbia $17.16 $35,700 # 10
Butcher Salary in Wisconsin $17.14 $35,650 # 11
Butcher Salary in Washington $16.56 $34,440 # 12
Butcher Salary in Nevada $16.20 $33,700 # 13
Butcher Salary in Oregon $16.20 $33,690 # 14
Butcher Salary in Pennsylvania $15.73 $32,720 # 15
Butcher Salary in New Hampshire $15.60 $32,440 # 16
Butcher Salary in Idaho $15.47 $32,170 # 17
Butcher Salary in Kansas $15.28 $31,790 # 18
Butcher Salary in Virginia $15.28 $31,770 # 19
Butcher Salary in Colorado $15.23 $31,670 # 20
Butcher Salary in Rhode Island $15.22 $31,660 # 21
Butcher Salary in Vermont $15.08 $31,370 # 22
Butcher Salary in North Dakota $15.04 $31,280 # 23
Butcher Salary in Ohio $14.58 $30,330 # 24
Butcher Salary in Michigan $14.57 $30,310 # 25
Butcher Salary in Montana $14.51 $30,190 # 26
Butcher Salary in New Mexico $14.51 $30,180 # 27
Butcher Salary in Wyoming $14.38 $29,900 # 28
Butcher Salary in Maine $14.37 $29,890 # 29
Butcher Salary in Utah $14.34 $29,820 # 30
Butcher Salary in Arizona $14.31 $29,760 # 31
Butcher Salary in California $14.30 $29,740 # 32
Butcher Salary in Florida $14.17 $29,470 # 33
Butcher Salary in Nebraska $14.06 $29,250 # 34
Butcher Salary in South Dakota $13.79 $28,670 # 35
Butcher Salary in Missouri $13.64 $28,380 # 36
Butcher Salary in Kentucky $13.53 $28,140 # 37
Butcher Salary in Indiana $13.49 $28,050 # 38
Butcher Salary in Tennessee $13.46 $28,000 # 39
Butcher Salary in South Carolina $13.24 $27,530 # 40
Butcher Salary in West Virginia $13.20 $27,460 # 41
Butcher Salary in Alabama $13.16 $27,370 # 42
Butcher Salary in North Carolina $13.12 $27,290 # 43
Butcher Salary in Georgia $13.04 $27,130 # 44
Butcher Salary in Illinois $12.96 $26,950 # 45
Butcher Salary in Louisiana $12.80 $26,630 # 46
Butcher Salary in Oklahoma $12.67 $26,360 # 47
Butcher Salary in Mississippi $12.67 $26,350 # 48
Butcher Salary in Texas $12.54 $26,070 # 49
Butcher Salary in Arkansas $12.33 $25,650 # 50
Butcher Salary in Iowa $11.98 $24,910 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics