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Pumping-Plant Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$48,814 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pumping-Plant Operator is $48,814 a year and $23 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Pumping-Plant Operator is between $35,656 and $59,791. 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

  • Operates pumping equipment to transfer raw water to treatment plant, or distribute processed water to residential, commercial, and industrial establishments.
  • Turns valves, pulls levers, and flips switches to operate and control turbine- or motor-driven pumps that transfer water from reservoir to treatment plant, or to transfer processed water to consumer establishments.
Pumping-Plant Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Wellhead Pumpers

Job family population: 11,200

Estimated population of Pumping-Plant Operator jobs: 1,746

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Pumping-Plant Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Water Operations Manager
Feb 14
Meridian, United States
City of Meridian
... plant rules, regulations, policies and procedures ... Function as the secondary Responsible Charge Operator (RCO) for the Meridian Water System; Manage ...
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