All About Plant and System Operators
Plant and System Operator Definition All plant and system operators not listed separately.
Other Plant and System Operator Job Titles
- Forming Process Worker
- Chief Lock Tender Operator
- Recovery Operator
- Irrigation System Operator
- Lock Tender
What Kind of Plant and System Operator Job Opportunities Are There?
In 2016, there was an estimated number of 12,100 jobs in the United States for Plant and System Operator. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 2.5% which is below the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 300 new jobs for Plant and System Operator by 2026. The BLS estimates 1,200 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Plant and System Operator are South Dakota, Nebraska, and Oregon. Watch out if you plan on working in Massachusetts, West Virginia, or Oklahoma. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
Average Plant and System Operators Salary
The salary for Plant and System Operators ranges between about $34,580 and $81,750 a year.
Plant and System Operators who work in Alaska, Washington, or Hawaii, make the highest salaries.
Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Plant and System Operators in different U.S. states.
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Where Plant and System Operators Are Employed
The table below shows the approximate number of Plant and System Operators employed by various industries.
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