Winemaker Career

Job Description: Set up, operate, or tend continuous flow or vat-type equipment; filter presses; shaker screens; centrifuges; condenser tubes; precipitating, fermenting, or evaporating tanks; scrubbing towers; or batch stills. These machines extract, sort, or separate liquids, gases, or solids from other materials to recover a refined product. Includes dairy processing equipment operators.

*A job as a Winemaker falls under the broader career category of Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

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Winemaker Career

Salary Info

We do not have salary data for this specific career but we can provide average wages for all careers in the category of Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Median Annual Wage

$40,660

Median Hourly Wage

$19.55*

Total Employed Nationally

42,510


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2013 wage data and 2012-2022 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.