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Maria’s work day is typically over by 3:00 pm. Here she stands beside a fresh batch of the popular Harvest Spice brew. There is pride and passion among head brewers, and perhaps a little friendly competition, as well: one of Maria’s fellow John Harvard’s Head Brewers won a Gold Medal last year at the Great American Beer Festival. Maria finds her current role a far cry from her previous desk job as a civil designer. She also feels her work is “much more appreciated here. No one cares about your design for a new office park,” she says. “But the customers are enthusiastic about the beer.“ According to a recent survey of craft brewers nationwide, average salaries for brew pub head brewers ranges from $33,000/year at the smaller pubs to $43,000 at the larger ones. Click here to learn more about the growing craft brewing industry. To learn more about John Harvard’s, including the brewing process, click here.  Looking for a new job to try? Search here.
Try this job: craft beer brewer
Maria’s work day is typically over by 3:00 pm. Here she stands beside a fresh batch of the popular Harvest Spice brew. There is pride and passion among head brewers, and perhaps a little friendly competition, as well: one of Maria’s fellow John Harvard’s Head Brewers won a Gold Medal last year at the Great American Beer Festival. Maria finds her current role a far cry from her previous desk job as a civil designer. She also feels her work is “much more appreciated here. No one cares about your design for a new office park,” she says. “But the customers are enthusiastic about the beer.“ According to a recent survey of craft brewers nationwide, average salaries for brew pub head brewers ranges from $33,000/year at the smaller pubs to $43,000 at the larger ones. Click here to learn more about the growing craft brewing industry. To learn more about John Harvard’s, including the brewing process, click here.

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(Text and photos by Douglas M. Eisenhart / BostonWorks staff)