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How much does a Water Treatment Plant Operator make in Texas?

Average Water Treatment Plant Operator Hourly Wage in Texas

Water Treatment Plant Operators earn a median hourly wage of $17.54. Hourly wages typically start from $11.90 and go up to $26.64.

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

Average Water Treatment Plant Operator Yearly Salary in Texas

Water Treatment Plant Operators earn a median salary of $36,490 per year. Salaries typically start from $24,760 and go up to $55,420.

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

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Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings

The highest earning Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas earn:

$26.64
an hour
$55,420
per year
Senior Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings

Senior Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas earn:

$21.95
an hour
$45,650
per year
Experienced Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings

Experienced Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas earn:

$17.54
an hour
$36,490
per year
Junior Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings

Junior Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas earn:

$14.16
an hour
$29,450
per year
Starting Water Treatment Plant Operator Earnings

Starting Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas earn:

$11.90
an hour
$24,760
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Water Treatment Plant Operator salary comparison

Water Treatment Plant Operators earn less than 67% percent of Trades careers in Texas. Water Treatment Plant Operator salaries are in the bottom 73% of all careers in Texas.

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Historical salary for Water Treatment Plant Operators in Texas

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