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Enologists

Overview

Enologists, also known as wine makers and vintners, direct and manage most activities of a winery, including planting grapes and producing, storing, and shipping wine. They select the type of grapes grown and supervise workers in the production process from harvesting to fermenting, aging, and bottling. Enologists work with different varieties of grapes in a type or species to develop the strongest and most flavorful wines.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Apprenticeship

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Conventional

Enterprising

Technical

Career Ladder
Vineyard Owner

Manager or President

Enologist

Assistant Enologist

Enologist Trainee