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Refinery Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$90,953 (USD)

Average Salary

$44/hr

Average Hourly

$2,019

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Refinery Operator is $90,953 a year and $44 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Refinery Operator is between $64,770 and $112,422. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Refinery Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

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

Job family population: 38,700

Estimated population of Refinery Operator jobs: 6,363

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$105,440
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Refinery Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

PBX - Telephone Operator (Substitute)
Jun 20
New York, NY, USA
Hyatt
The PBX Telephone Operator must work well handling a high volume of calls. The PBX Telephone ... Refined verbal communication skills * Ability to sit for long periods of time * Must be able to ...
Halm Jet Envelope Operator
Jun 12
Paterson, NJ, USA
Trinity Press Inc
We are seeking a Halm Jet Envelope Operator to join our team! You will help oversee operational activities and ensure excellent quality control. Responsibilities: * Oversee and coordinate plant ...
Utility IV Operator - 2nd Shift
May 31
Newark, NJ, USA
Cintas
The operator will also assist with production duties based on work volume. In order to be considered for this position, a person must be able to competently perform at least three production position ...
Extractor Operator
May 3
South Hackensack, NJ, USA
Naturex
Additional Requirements for All Operators Positions : · High School diploma or GED · At least 2 years' experience in a processing or production environment · English required, Spanish AND English ...
CR/BR Operator
Jun 18
Newark, NJ, USA
Oxford Airport Technical Services
To follow the SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) for docking and undocking and always to follow the docking matrix to avoid collisions while driving the PBBs on daily basis. * To ask permission to ...
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