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Plant Chemist Utilities Salary
in Virginia, United States

$60,694 (USD)

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Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plant Chemist Utilities is $60,694 a year and $29 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Plant Chemist Utilities is between $44,024 and $74,588. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Chemist Utilities. 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

  • Compiles data from performed standardized physical and chemical tests on materials and supplies used throughout power system to ensure compliance with specifications.
  • Tests water used in boilers of steam generating plant for alkalinity and silica and phosphate content.
  • Notifies power plant operator or auxiliary equipment operator of amount of chemical additives required to bring water to prescribed level of purity.
  • Examines and tests oil used in circuit breakers for dielectric strength.
Plant Chemist Utilities Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Chemical Technicians

Job family population: 64,550

Estimated population of Plant Chemist Utilities jobs: 7,065

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Plant Chemist Utilities Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Mechanical Maintenance Lead, Polykon Manufacturing LLC
Feb 7
Richmond, VA, USA
Polykon Manufacturing
During plant construction and start-up the Maintenance Supervisor will: * Participate to set up ... Operating and maintaining utilities. * Maintenance in a chemical process industry is preferred
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