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Power Plant Technician Salary

How much does a Power Plant Technician make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Power Plant Technician

$60,812 (USD)/yr

$29 (USD)/hr

$1,101 (USD)/yr

$60,070 (USD)/yr

$29 (USD)/hr

$1,101 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Control, operate, or maintain machinery to generate electric power. Includes auxiliary equipment operators. Excludes “Nuclear Power Reactor Operators" (51-8011).
The average power plant technician salary in United States is $60,812 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,101. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$44,048 (USD)

$74,733 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$70,498 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Power Plant Technician will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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