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Chemical Plant Operator Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$53,341 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chemical Plant Operator is $53,341 a year and $26 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Chemical Plant Operator is between $38,528 and $65,661. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Chemical Plant Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and controls equipment units or system that processes chemical substances into specified products, according to knowledge of operating procedures, chemical reactions, laboratory test results, and correlation of process instrumentation.
  • Reads plant specifications to ascertain product, ingredients, and prescribed modifications of plant procedures.
  • Starts feed of materials through equipment units, such as heating vessels and mixing tanks; or dumps pre-weighed ingredients into tanks, hoppers, or onto conveyor.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Chemical Plant Operator Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Chemical Plant Analyst
Jan 3
El Dorado, AR, USA
Hunt, Guillot & Associates
Chemical Plant Analyst Position Description: 1. Collection and analysis of operating data (flow, temperature, pH, etc.) from plant data archiving system 2. Sampling of process fluids using standard ...
Chemical Plant Manager
Jan 3
El Dorado, AR, USA
Hunt, Guillot & Associates
... operating materials and supplies and services for operation of the plant 6. Managing inventories of operating materials, spare parts, etc. for operation of the plant Chemical Plant Manager ...
Process Engineer
Jan 3
El Dorado, AR, USA
Hunt, Guillot & Associates
... plant operations • Good knowledge of chemistry principles as related to operating chemical processes • Good knowledge of scale-up practices and issues • Demonstrated innovative scale-up and ...
Process Engineer
Nov 21
Nashville, AR, USA
Cameron Craig
The Process Engineer II will also support the plant and company strategic initiatives including ... Analyzes operating problems, develops solutions, and leads the implementation of corrective actions
Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager
Jan 7
Peoria, United States
Downs Associates
This position is with a world-class chemical company. Global demand for their products have caused them to grow and add to staff. This plant is well operated and managed. They are offering a nice ...