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Operator Power Plant Salary
in Virginia, United States

$79,180 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,726

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Power Plant is $79,180 a year and $38 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Power Plant is between $56,225 and $97,951. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates boilers, turbines, generators, and auxiliary equipment at generating plant to produce electricity.
  • Monitors control board and regulates equipment, according to procedures and information obtained from recording and indicating instruments.
Operator Power Plant Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Power Plant Operators

Job family population: 34,170

Estimated population of Operator Power Plant jobs: 3,377

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$91,791
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Operator Power Plant Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Auxiliary Operator - Power Plant
Feb 19
South Boston, VA, USA
PIC Group, Inc. (a Marubeni Group Company)
Operator Location: South Boston, VA - HCB Start Date 2/25/2019 End Date 11/6/2022 JOB SUMMARY Auxiliary Operator (AO) will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all power plant ...
Power Plant Operator Level 3 - 19-00274
Feb 6
Falls Church, VA, USA
Global Technical Talent
OK x Application for job # 19-00274, Power Plant Operator Level 3 - 19-00274 Sign in Email Password Forgot your password? Sign in Don't have an account yet? Register x Application for job # 19-00274 ...
Power Plant Operator Level 2 - 19-00275
Feb 6
Falls Church, VA, USA
Global Technical Talent
OK x Application for job # 19-00275, Power Plant Operator Level 2 - 19-00275 Sign in Email Password Forgot your password? Sign in Don't have an account yet? Register x Application for job # 19-00275 ...
Lead Operator/Tech
Feb 15
Lorton, VA, USA
PIC Group, Inc. (a Marubeni Group Company)
Immediate opening for Lead Plant Operator/Technician with 4-6 years of operation & maintenance ... PICs comprehensive portfolio of services supports all aspects of power project development ...
Industrial Plant Electrician
Jan 31
Springfield, VA, USA
Vulcan Materials Company
Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and materials handling equipment in ... Must be skilled in safely and efficiently operating various types of mobile support equipment ...
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