Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Salary

How much does a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator make in the United States?
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$54,138 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$26 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$915 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average wastewater treatment plant operator salary in United States is $54,138 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $915. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$39,654 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$66,201 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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