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Motor Generator Set Operator Salary
in Louisville, Kentucky

$68,158 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$1,404

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Motor Generator Set Operator is $68,158 a year and $33 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Motor Generator Set Operator is between $48,676 and $84,177. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Controls powerhouse equipment, such as converters, rectifiers, transformers, and generators, to direct, distribute, and maintain power to chemical processing equipment, according to demand: moves switches on central control panel to regulate converters and rectifiers to convert alternating current or direct current and transmit it to electrolytic cell department, according to production demand.
  • Observes demand meters, gauges, and recording instruments and moves controls to ensure efficient power utilization, equipment operation, and maintain power distribution, according to departmental demands.
  • Monitors gauges, alarms, and oscilloscopes to detect and prevent damage to equipment and disruption of power.
  • Records operational data, such as chart and meter readings, power demand and usage, malfunctions and repairs, and operating time.
  • Cleans, lubricates, repairs, and adjusts equipment, using handtools.
  • May turn valves to regulate pressure on lines drawing chlorine to electrolytic cells.
  • When controlling specific equipment only, may be designated by unit as motor-generator-set operator; rectifier operator.
Motor Generator Set Operator Job Prevalence in Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Job family: Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Job family population: 12,110

Estimated population of Motor Generator Set Operator jobs: 1,365

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$79,014
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Motor Generator Set Operator is $68,158 a year and $33 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Motor Generator Set Operator is between $48,676 and $84,177. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Louisville, Kentucky.

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