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Head Operator Salary

How much does a Head Operator make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Head Operator

$42,820 (USD)/yr

$21 (USD)/hr

$617 (USD)/yr

$42,340 (USD)/yr

$20 (USD)/hr

$617 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Operate or control petroleum refining or processing units. May specialize in controlling manifold and pumping systems, gauging or testing oil in storage tanks, or regulating the flow of oil into pipelines.
The average head operator salary in United States is $42,820 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $617. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$31,974 (USD)

$51,838 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$49,640 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Head Operator will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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