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Plant Operator Chemical Salary
in New York, United States

$67,168 (USD)

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Last updated: March 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plant Operator Chemical is $67,168 a year and $32 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Plant Operator Chemical is between $48,515 and $82,681. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Plant Operator Chemical. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and controls equipment units or system that processes chemical substances into specified products, according to knowledge of operating procedures, chemical reactions, laboratory test results, and correlation of process instrumentation.
  • Reads plant specifications to ascertain product, ingredients, and prescribed modifications of plant procedures.
  • Starts feed of materials through equipment units, such as heating vessels and mixing tanks; or dumps pre-weighed ingredients into tanks, hoppers, or onto conveyor.
Plant Operator Chemical Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Chemical Plant and System Operators

Job family population: 30,290

Estimated population of Plant Operator Chemical jobs: 891

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Plant Operator Chemical Job Listings for New York, United States

Clean Room Chemical Operator, 1st Shift
Mar 8
Plainsboro, United States
Integra LifeSciences
All chemical processing operations are performed in ISO Class 5 or ISO Class 7 areas and require ... Support department and plant Safety goals by continuously demonstrating safe behavior. * Maintain a ...
Process Engineer Chemical
Mar 12
Norwalk, CT, USA
Sun Recruiting, Inc.
Candidates must have previous experience working for an operating company and should have ... Candidates could be a plant engineer, a development engineer or a project engineer with the above ...
Operator Technician II
Feb 6
Middletown, NY, USA
Cameron Craig Group
This is an on-shift position that supports the Shift Lead and Operator Technician I in all aspects ... chemical deliveries and offloads. • Performs routine and preventative maintenance when plant ...
Process/Project Engineer
Feb 15
Norwalk, CT, USA
Cameron Craig Group
Candidates must have previous experience working for an operating company and should have ... They are currently building another chemical plant in the CT area which will become operational in ...
Sr. Lab Technician
Mar 15
Summit, NJ, USA
Yoh Enterprise
... chemical syntheses and processes for active pharmaceutical compounds. * Remaining current with ... Apply cGMP principles by following internal standard operating procedures (SOPs), work practices ...
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