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Refinery Operator Gas Plant Salary
in New York, United States

$83,682 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Refinery Operator Gas Plant is $83,682 a year and $40 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Refinery Operator Gas Plant is between $59,592 and $103,435. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Refinery Operator Gas Plant. 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

  • Assesses specifications and controls continuous operation of petroleum refining and processing units to produce products, such as gasoline, kerosene, and fuel and lubricating oils, by such methods as distillation, absorption, extraction, adsorption, thermal and catalytic cracking and reforming, polymerization, isomerization, coking, visbreaking, and alkylation.
  • Reads processing schedules, operating logs, test results of oil samples, and laboratory recommendations to determine changes in equipment controls required to produce specified quantity and quality of product.
  • Moves and positions controls, such as knobs, valves, switches, levers, and index arms, on control panels to control process variables, such as flows, temperatures, pressures, vacuum, time, catalyst, and chemicals, by automatic regulation and remote control of processing units, such as heaters, furnaces, compressors, exchangers, reactors, quenchers, stabilizers, fractionators, rechargers, absorbers, strippers, debutanizers, stills, and towers.
Refinery Operator Gas Plant Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Job family population: 38,700

Estimated population of Refinery Operator Gas Plant jobs: 6,363

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Refinery Operator Gas Plant Job Listings for New York, United States

Plant Operations Manager
Mar 15
Edison, NJ, USA
Steel Building Components
Enforce standard operating policies and procedures for all plant functions * Ensure safety and ... Refine, implement, and improve plant operational and administrative policies and procedures and ...
Power Plant Engineer
Mar 7
Middletown, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
... operating reports and summaries as assigned. • Develop contracts, in coordination with others ... in gas turbine power plant operations and the ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills ...
Chemical Operator
Mar 9
Edison, New Jersey, USA
LyondellBasell Industries Holdings B.V.
The incumbent evaluates the unit's operating status and performs troubleshooting of processes and ... A two year Associates Degree or 2 years' experience in a chemical manufacturing plant, refinery or ...
CNC Set-Up Technician
Mar 12
Butler, NJ, USA
Generant Company, Inc.
... plant -Work where a forklift is being operated -Safely remove bar stock from cantilever racks ... primarily marketed to industrial gas and cryogenic equipment manufacturers. Generant is ...
Mar 20
Kearny, NJ, USA
Cooperative Laundry Tri-State
... plant in Kearny, NJ, just 12 miles from Times Square in New York City. We've implemented the only ... Our state of the art equipment reduces water, gas, and power consumption by up to 50%. Better for ...
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