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Needle Valve Operator Salary

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Salary Data for Needle Valve Operator

$40,135 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$554 (USD)/yr

$39,694 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$554 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Controls equipment to regulate waterflow and water level in reservoirs: turns valves and pulls levers to regulate waterflow through aqueduct and floodgates. Reads gauges and meters to control specified waterflow, water levels, and water pressure in reservoir. Records data, such as water level, turbidity, temperature, and flow rate. Lubricates and performs minor repairs to equipment, using handtools. Patrols area to detect property damage and to prevent trespassing. May tend heating apparatus to prevent freezing of valves and gates. May add chemicals to water to retard organic growth such as algae.
The average needle valve operator salary in United States is $40,135 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $554. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$30,173 (USD)

$48,424 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$46,527 (USD)

16 %

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

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