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Power Plant Assistant Salary
in Idaho, United States

$60,236 (USD)

Average Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly

$1,163

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Power Plant Assistant is $60,236 a year and $29 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Power Plant Assistant is between $43,324 and $74,270. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Power Plant Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Compiles gauge readings and performs other tasks as directed by switchboard operator in electric-generating plant: records gauge and meter readings on switchboard and panelboards at specified intervals.
  • Opens and closes switches to regulate generation and flow of electric power.
  • Cleans and oils mechanical and electrical equipment and reports malfunctions, such as meter fluctuations, abnormal sounds, and overheating.
  • May assist in performing tests to diagnose and locate cause of equipment malfunction.
  • May work in substation that distributes and generates electric power and be designated substation operator helper, generation.
Power Plant Assistant Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Job family population: 12,110

Estimated population of Power Plant Assistant jobs: 1,754

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$69,830
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Power Plant Assistant Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Controls Engineer Opening to $100K (Burley, ID area)
Jan 25
Boise, ID, USA
confidential
... plant infrastructure systems using the SAP Maintenance Module.Assist with process support and ... power distribution. Company Description Manufacturing firm
Farm Manager - Blueberries
Jan 21
Boise, ID, USA
Pacific Northwest Produce Company
Meet and/or exceed Key Performance Indicator's (KPI's) as set by the company for plant growth ... Use small hand and power tools safely in order to demonstrate correct techniques * Should have a ...
Electrician
Jan 14
us
Fiberon Decking
Perform basic plant maintenance, repair and installation tasks. * Repair and maintain machinery ... Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in ...
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