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Unit Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$32,718 (USD)

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Last updated: April 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Unit Operator is $32,718 a year and $16 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Unit Operator is between $24,863 and $39,209. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends equipment in furnace-process plant that produces carbon black by partial combustion of crude oil, natural gas, or mixture of both: starts individual units, such as reactors (furnaces), quenchers, precipitators, cyclones (grit collectors), pumps, compressors, and conveyors.
  • Turns valves to regulate flow of water in quencher, feed rate of fuel and air, and movement of accumulated carbon black through equipment, as directed by plant operator, furnace process.
  • Observes gauges and meters to verify specified temperature, pressure, and flow rates of materials.
  • Opens inspection ports and observes flow of product through conveyors to detect jamming.
Unit Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 18,030

Estimated population of Unit Operator jobs: 211

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Unit Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Travel Nurse RN - PACU Pre-Op / Post-Op
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Boise, ID, USA
HealthCare Travelers
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Sterile Processing Unit Technician (SPU Tech) - 044
Apr 6
Sandpoint, ID, USA
Bonner General Health
... Operating Room (OR) RN to plan, organize, and carry out activities in the Sterile Processing Unit ... SPU) and perform in work environment under varied routine and/or emergency situations. Primary ...
Registered Nurse / RN - PACU
Feb 23
Sandpoint, United States
Advanced Medical
The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for; evaluating Operating Room ... Candidates must have a minimum of 1 year experience in the PACU and 2 years experience in an acute ...
Operating Room Registered Nurse (RN)
Apr 15
Salmon, ID, USA
Supplemental Health Care
This hospital is looking for a Strong Operating Room (OR) RN for an immediate start; 13-week travel ... Discipline - Registered Nurse - RN Type - Travel Nursing Registered Nursing Unit - OR Hours - 36-40 ...
Operating Room RN
Apr 15
Fusion Medical Staffing
Registered Nurse Specialty: Operating Room 13 week Operating Room Registered Nurse travel ... Monitor and evaluates patients before, during, and post procedure depending on unit. * Shares ...
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