Power Plant Operator Salary
in California, United States

How much does a Power Plant Operator make in California, United States?
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$87,338 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$42 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,904 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average power plant operator salary in California, United States is $87,338 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. This is 11% higher (+$8,372) than the average power plant operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,904. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.
Salary by Experience

$62,017 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$108,042 (USD)

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$101,248
5 Year Change:
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