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Substation Operator Salary
in Delaware, United States

$65,653 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Substation Operator is $65,653 a year and $32 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Substation Operator is between $47,421 and $80,749. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Substation Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and controls equipment, such as current converters, voltage transformers, and circuit breakers, that regulate flow of electricity through substation of electric power system and over distribution lines to consumers.
  • Records readings of switchboard instruments to compile data concerning quantities of electric power used for substation operation and amounts distributed from station.
  • Talks with load dispatcher and reports amount of electricity received into substation, and to receive switching instructions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Substation Operator Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Dist System Operator II
Jan 17
Christiana, United States
Exelon Corporation
... substation. Respond to all electrical service interruptions involving distribution equipment ... to Operating, Construction, Customer and Contractor Personnel, as may be needed to take the ...