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Utilities Operator Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$57,097 (USD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$965

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Utilities Operator is $57,097 a year and $27 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for an Utilities Operator is between $41,821 and $69,819. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Utilities Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Portland, Oregon.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates sewage treatment, sludge processing, and disposal equipment in wastewater treatment plant to control flow and processing of sewage.
  • Monitors control panels and adjusts valves and gates manually or by remote control to regulate flow of sewage.
  • Observes variations in operating conditions and reads meters, gauges, and tests results to determine load requirements.
Utilities Operator Job Prevalence in Portland, Oregon, United States

Job family: Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Job family population: 117,450

Estimated population of Utilities Operator jobs: 14,446

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$66,191
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Portland, Oregon

Portland Cost of Living Score:

Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA...

Utilities Operator Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

Utilities Planner Coordinator-DH
Apr 5
Portland, OR, USA
Westward Seafoods Inc
... operating conditions trend analysis and regulatory compliance • Coordinate and track spare parts inventory • This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and ...
Hi Rail Operator
Jun 5
Portland, OR, USA
DBI
Operators must be willing to travel 4 to 6 weeks at a time and work overtime hours. Ability to work ... utilities, private industries, railways, retailers and other infrastructure owners.
Utility Worker
Jun 12
Canby, OR, USA
Integrity Staffing
A safety-conscious company in Canby is seeking long-term graveyard shift utility worker In this ... This person may receive furnace operator training! This position requires the operation of a ...
Equipment Operator
May 30
Portland, OR, USA
Pacific Star Excavating Inc.
2+ years experience required We are looking for an equipment operator. Class A CDL a plus but not required. Are you: * Honest * Dependable * Safe * Motivated * Eager to learn * Personable
Equipment Operator
Apr 24
Vancouver, WA, USA
Pacific Star Excavating Inc.
2+ years experience required We are looking for an equipment operator. Class A CDL a plus but not required. Are you: * Honest * Dependable * Safe * Motivated * Eager to learn * Personable
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