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Steam Power Plant Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$69,851 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Steam Power Plant Operator is $69,851 a year and $34 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Steam Power Plant Operator is between $50,595 and $85,841. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Steam Power Plant Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates automatically fired boilers to generate steam that supplies heat or power for buildings or industrial processes.
  • Lights gas- or oil-fed burners, using torch.
  • Starts pulverizer and stoker to grind and feed coal into furnace of boiler.
  • Observes pressure, temperature, and draft meters on panel to verify specified operation of automatic combustion control systems, feed water regulators, stoker, pulverizer, and burners.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Steam Power Plant Operator Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Software Engineer (PLC)
Oct 22
South Windsor, CT, USA
QuEST Global
Software Engineers are responsible for generating and maintaining any software associated with manufacturing the fuel cell power plant and operating the power plant. Software Engineers typically work ...
Water/Wastewater Engineer
Dec 18
Rocky Hill, CT, USA
Work with plant operators and/or electricians to perform equipment testing, * Develop detailed ... systems, power consumption, and treatment processes. With extensive experience in the planning ...
Nov 20
Newington, CT, USA
Data-Mail, Inc
Perform minor general maintenance service and repairs throughout the plant in the areas of plumbing ... Ability to use hand and power tools, such as: Standard and metric wrenches and sockets Screwdrivers ...
Shift Supervisor
Dec 2
Preston, CT, USA
Monitoring and ensuring efficient boiler, turbine and steam plant operation. During the period of the assigned shift, he routinely tours the plant and oversees the work of the operators. In the event ...
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jan 8
Greenwich, CT, CT, USA
Fox Entertainment Group, Inc.
Servers and Operating Systems. Experience supporting large-scale Linux-based workstation and server ... Experience supporting data center physical plant infrastructure including power, HVAC, cabling ...