Water Treatment Plant Operator Salary in United States

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What is the average salary for a Water Treatment Plant Operator?

The average salary of a Water Treatment Plant Operator in United States is $45,070. Salaries start from $26,160 and go up to $68,520. Please note that the average salary for a Water Treatment Plant Operator may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $68,520
Starting ($26.2k)
Junior ($33.5k)
Experienced ($43.2k)
Senior ($55.1k)
Highest ($68.5k)
Highest

The top 10% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in United States earn:

$68,520
Senior

The top 25% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in United States earn:

$55,080
Experienced

The middle 50% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in United States earn:

$43,200
Junior

The bottom 25% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in United States earn:

$33,480
Starting

The bottom 10% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in United States earn:

$26,160

Historical salary

Water Treatment Plant Operator salary by state

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State Salary Rank
California 63,470 1
Washington 62,190 2
Nevada 60,770 3
District of Columbia 58,810 4
Alaska 57,290 5
Connecticut 57,040 6
New York 53,340 7
New Jersey 52,590 8
Massachusetts 51,970 9
Colorado 50,280 10
Oregon 50,120 11
Illinois 49,520 12
Minnesota 48,340 13
Hawaii 48,330 14
Wyoming 48,050 15
Rhode Island 46,580 16
New Hampshire 46,020 17
Maine 45,900 18
Pennsylvania 45,500 19
Wisconsin 45,260 20
United States 45,070 21
Florida 44,420 22
Arizona 44,340 23
North Dakota 44,170 24
South Carolina 43,780 25
Utah 43,760 26
Michigan 43,630 27
Vermont 43,180 28
Maryland 43,080 29
Ohio 42,870 30
Alabama 42,750 31
Iowa 41,100 32
Virginia 40,380 33
Delaware 40,290 34
Indiana 39,050 35
Tennessee 38,970 36
Nebraska 38,760 37
Missouri 38,310 38
Idaho 38,180 39
New Mexico 37,950 40
South Dakota 37,900 41
North Carolina 37,880 42
Montana 37,450 43
Kansas 36,910 44
Georgia 36,550 45
Oklahoma 36,340 46
Texas 35,090 47
Kentucky 34,940 48
Louisiana 33,120 49
Mississippi 32,080 50
Arkansas 32,060 51
West Virginia 31,250 52
Puerto Rico 26,400 53

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