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Boiler Operator Helper Salary
in Alabama, United States

$48,461 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Boiler Operator Helper is $48,461 a year and $23 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Boiler Operator Helper is between $35,447 and $59,308. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Boiler Operator Helper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists boiler operator in operation and maintenance of coal-fired boilers: turns valves that regulate water flow into full ash hoppers to form slurry and flush slurry into ash grinder.
  • Turns switches that activate vacuum pumps to remove fly ash from full fly ash hoppers.
  • Turns valves and flips switches that activate pumps to replace contaminated water in boiler system.
  • Obtains water samples from designated locations of boiler system and carries samples to testing laboratory.
  • Performs chemical and physical water quality laboratory tests according to prescribed standards.
  • Records and gives results of tests to other workers for use in adjustment of equipment operation.
Boiler Operator Helper Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators

Job family population: 32,790

Estimated population of Boiler Operator Helper jobs: 5,251

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Boiler Operator Helper Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Operator/CDL Driver-Decatur, AL
Jan 3
Decatur, AL, USA
Thompson Industrial Services
... boilers, tanks, etc.), operate industrial vacuum units and safely drive Thompson Industrial ... We are seeking highly qualified and motivated employees to help continue and build on our success
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