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Refinery Operator Gas Plant Salary

How much does a Refinery Operator Gas Plant make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Refinery Operator Gas Plant

$75,857 (USD)/yr

$36 (USD)/hr

$1,684 (USD)/yr

$74,890 (USD)/yr

$36 (USD)/hr

$1,684 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Assesses specifications and controls continuous operation of petroleum refining and processing units to produce products, such as gasoline, kerosene, and fuel and lubricating oils, by such methods as distillation, absorption, extraction, adsorption, thermal and catalytic cracking and reforming, polymerization, isomerization, coking, visbreaking, and alkylation. Reads processing schedules, operating logs, test results of oil samples, and laboratory recommendations to determine changes in equipment controls required to produce specified quantity and quality of product. Moves and positions controls, such as knobs, valves, switches, levers, and index arms, on control panels to control process variables, such as flows, temperatures, pressures, vacuum, time, catalyst, and chemicals, by automatic regulation and remote control of processing units, such as heaters, furnaces, compressors, exchangers, reactors, quenchers, stabilizers, fractionators, rechargers, absorbers, strippers, debutanizers, stills, and towers.
The average refinery operator gas plant salary in United States is $75,857 or an equivalent hourly rate of $36. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,684. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$54,019 (USD)

$93,762 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$87,939 (USD)

16 %

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

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