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$54,023

Average Base Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$978

Average Bonus
The average chemical plant machine operator salary in United States is $54,023 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $978. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$43,973

Entry Level Salary

$71,540

Senior Level Salary
An entry level chemical plant machine operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,973. On the other end, a senior level chemical plant machine operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $71,540.

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Job Description
Operate or tend equipment to control chemical changes or reactions in the processing of industrial or consumer products. Equipment used includes devulcanizers, steam-jacketed kettles, and reactor vessels. Excludes “Chemical Plant and System Operators" (51-8091).

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