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Wastewater Plant Operator Salary
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How much does a Wastewater Plant Operator make in the United States?
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$34,290 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$16 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$435 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average wastewater plant operator salary in United States is $34,290 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $435. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$26,128 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$40,988 (USD)

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