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What is the average salary for Water Treatment Plant Operators in Kentucky?

Water Treatment Plant Operators earn an average hourly wage of $17.09. Hourly wages typically start from $11.30 and go up to $23.87. Water Treatment Plant Operators earn an average salary of $35,550 per year. Salaries typically start from $23,510 and go up to $49,640.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

Learn more about the Water Treatment Plant Operator job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Water Treatment Plant Operators earn in other states.

Highest

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

$23.87 an hour $49,640 per year
Senior

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

$20.19 an hour $42,000 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Water Treatment Plant Operators in Kentucky earn:

$16.65 an hour $34,620 per year
Junior

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

$13.60 an hour $28,280 per year
Starting

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

$11.30 an hour $23,510 per year

Historical salary for Water Treatment Plant Operators in Kentucky

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics