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System Dispatcher Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$74,957 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a System Dispatcher is $74,957 a year and $36 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a System Dispatcher is between $53,760 and $92,422. 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

  • Coordinates activities of personnel engaged in operating generating stations, substations, and lines of electric power system or electrified railway system to ensure adequate production and distribution of electricity to meet power demands: in smaller system, calculates load estimates according to corrected weather and consumer-demand records and notifies switchboard operator at generating stations of electric power required to meet fluctuating demands; or in larger systems receives load schedule for various generating stations from power-plant operator.
  • Monitors control board showing operating condition of lines and equipment throughout system and makes adjustments or directs workers to make adjustments as conditions warrant.
  • Directs substation operator and other workers to deenergize malfunctioning circuits or adjusts switches to ensure safety of maintenance crew and avoid interruptions of service during repairs.
  • Notifies maintenance crew of location and deenergization of troubled sector, and verifies that workers are clear of repaired equipment before directing energization of circuit.
  • Contacts other utilities by telephone to arrange exchange of power according to existing contracts or in emergency and coordinates tie-in with other systems.
  • Compiles operational records.
  • May operate console of computer which is programmed to automatically perform load-control functions.
  • May calculate discharge rate of water in reservoirs utilizing reports of rain, river flow, and water level in reservoirs, and directs setting of watergates at hydroelect.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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System Dispatcher Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Gas System Controller
Sep 27
Shelton, CT, USA
Monroe Staffing Services
We are currently seeking a Gas System Controller to work for a company in Shelton, CT. We are ... Navy, Marine, Army, Air Force, Military, Dispatchers, Police Officers, and Fireman who are ...
IT Remote Site Support Specialist
Nov 14
Orange, CT, USA
SlingShot Connections
... dispatch work orders within the Service Management Systems · Communicate with customers via phone, email, chat and in person to troubleshoot, discuss service expectations, relay relevant company ...
Transportation Supervisor--2nd & 3rd shift available!
Oct 9
Cheshire, CT, USA
... system * Maintains driver vacation schedules, approves vacation requests in accordance with established guidelines and coordinates the schedules with the Dispatcher * Working with the Dispatcher ...
Moving - mover - Estimator - relocation
Nov 8
Boston, CT, USA
Technology Management Solutions
The customer can quick pick and the system will fill in the rooms with the furniture and it ... It is going to think to dispatch the trucks making sure the most profit is going on a daily basis
Sr Security Specialist (3rd Shift)
Oct 31
Bristol, CT, USA
* Assist in all Main Security Office functions to include security enforcement, emergency response, monitor fire and HVAC Systems, communicate with local police and fire departments, dispatch ...