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The average power system operator salary in Colorado, United States is $59,379 or an equivalent hourly rate of $29. This is 0% lower (+$204) than the average power system operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,081. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
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An entry level power system operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,332. On the other end, a senior level power system operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $78,348.

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Job Description
Control, operate, or maintain machinery to generate electric power. Includes auxiliary equipment operators. Excludes “Nuclear Power Reactor Operators" (51-8011).

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