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Gas Plant Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$80,103 (USD)

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The average pay for a Gas Plant Operator is $80,103 a year and $39 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Gas Plant Operator is between $57,288 and $98,930. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Gas Plant Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and controls compressors on main pipelines to maintain specified pressures to produce and/or transport natural gas.
  • Moves controls on panel board or control board.
Gas Plant Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Gas Plant Operators

Job family population: 14,890

Estimated population of Gas Plant Operator jobs: 3,769

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Gas Plant Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Lead Power Plant Operator (Shift Supervisor)
May 24
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Bridgeport Energy LLC is a 560 MW combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant located in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Operated by Cogentrix Energy, Bridgeport's premium location, access to lower cost ...
Gas Construction Supervisor
Apr 5
Norwalk, CT, USA
Storti Services
... outside plant facilities · Manages and records collected data, and submits to the Utility in ... Experience · Operator Qualified through Northeast Gas Association · Maintains a Valid State ...
Assistant Director of Facilities Management
Jun 12
New York, NY, USA
TAL Healthcare
... and Plant Operations Departments. Responsibilities of the Assistant Director of Facilities ... operating budget and under direction of Director, allocate and monitor expenses and prepare monthly ...
Maintenance QA QC Specialist
Jun 13
Branchburg Township, NJ, USA
Clover Global Solutions, LP
... operating procedures and work practices · Have a general knowledge of the basic principles of ... gas production operations â–ª Experience in quality control laboratory operations within a ...
Vice President of Facilities, Healthcare
Jun 6
New York, NY, USA
TAL Healthcare
... annual operating budget, and capital budget program. · Oversee Plant Operations/Engineering ... Gas Co- Gen system a plus. · The ability to read and interpret blueprints. · Knowledge of NYC ...
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