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Hydroelectric Station Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$87,290 (USD)

Average Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly

$1,824

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hydroelectric Station Operator is $87,290 a year and $42 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Hydroelectric Station Operator is between $62,161 and $107,895. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Hydroelectric Station 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

Description:
  • Operates and controls electrical generating units and related mechanical and hydraulic equipment at hydroelectric-generating station.
  • Operates switchboard and manually operated controls to control water wheels, generators, and auxiliary hydroelectric-generating station equipment and distribute power output among generating units, according to power demands.
  • Operates feeder switchboard to control distribution of electric power over feeder circuits between generating station and substations.
Hydroelectric Station Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Power Plant Operators

Job family population: 34,170

Estimated population of Hydroelectric Station Operator jobs: 4,045

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$101,194
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

Hydroelectric Station Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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