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Power Plant Operator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$83,704 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Power Plant Operator is $83,704 a year and $40 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Power Plant Operator is between $59,437 and $103,547. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Power Plant Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Power Plant Operator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Shift Supervisor-CCCT-Operator-Lead Production
Nov 28
Brandywine, MD, USA
Cameron Craig
Actively seeking a Shift Supervisor-Lead O&M Technician for a combined cycle power plant located ... Must have previous operating and maintenance experience. Must have demonstrated leadership ...
Anodize Operator
Oct 3
Edgewood, MD, USA
Automated Coatings, Inc.
Provide innovative solutions to improve plant efficiency * Conduct routine preventive maintenance ... GDF operated in various locations over the subsequent seventeen years. During this time, the ...
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Nov 10
Bel Air, United States
Uber Driver Partners
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Dec 8
Bethesda, MD, USA
Naval Facilities Engineering Command
... fuel power boilers and related auxiliary equipment) in a steam or high temperature boiler plant ... OPERATOR WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION:**the ability to perform common tasks including: 1 ...
Boiler Plant Operator
Nov 6
Perry Point, United States
SJS Executives, LLC
Periodically makes rounds of the plant to visually check equipment to see that is operating properly. * Independently plans and carries out the work in accordance with established operating methods ...