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The average power station operator salary in Colorado, United States is $62,065 or an hourly rate of $30. This is 0% lower (+$214) than the average power station operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,173.
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An entry level power station operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,614. On the other end, a senior level power station operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $81,034.
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Control, operate, or maintain machinery to generate electric power. Includes auxiliary equipment operators. Excludes “Nuclear Power Reactor Operators" (51-8011).
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