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Chemical Plant Operator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$65,457 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chemical Plant Operator is $65,457 a year and $31 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Chemical Plant Operator is between $47,279 and $80,575. 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 Maryland, 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Chemical Plant Operator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Anodize Operator
Oct 3
Edgewood, MD, USA
Automated Coatings, Inc.
Provide innovative solutions to improve plant efficiency * Conduct routine preventive maintenance ... ACI offers numerous finishing options from chemical pretreatments to conversion coatings, from sand ...
Boiler Plant Operator
Nov 6
Perry Point, United States
SJS Executives, LLC
Periodically makes rounds of the plant to visually check equipment to see that is operating ... and chemical concentrations. * Maintains constant observation for defects in the system. In the ...
Operator 2, Other Production
Dec 12
Sparks, MD, USA
On-Board Companies
Hiring a Contract Manufacturing operator Duration: 1 year contract Client Location: Sparks, MD Work ... Wilson to provide Engineering and Design services to the chemical manufacturing industry. Today, On ...
Dec 16
Carderock Springs, MD, USA
Naval Facilities Engineering Command
You will lead several (three or more) boiler plant operators in performing the work of the boiler ... Work is performed in areas where potentially harmful physical and chemical agents are present (e.g ...
Production Operator
Dec 18
Sparks, MD, USA
Millenniumsoft Inc.
Production Operator Location : Sparks, MD Duration : 12 Months Contract Start Time : 5:00 PM End ... within a plant, office or warehouse. · May maintain records. Develops skills in basic tasks ...