Power Plant Operator Salary
in California, United States

How much does a Power Plant Operator make in California, United States?
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$87,282 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$42 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,903 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average power plant operator salary in California, United States is $87,282 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. This is 11% higher (+$8,366) than the average power plant operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,903. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.
Salary by Experience

$61,978 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$107,974 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$101,184 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
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