Plant Operator Salary
in California, United States

How much does a Plant Operator make in California, United States?
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$61,488 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$30 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,045 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average plant operator salary in California, United States is $61,488 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. This is 12% higher (+$6,822) than the average plant operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,045. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.
Salary by Experience

$44,850 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$75,313 (USD)

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$71,281
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