Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers

How Much Do Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers Make?

On average, power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers make $37.40 per hour or $77,790 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers?

Hourly income for Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers $23.17 $30.73 $37.68 $45.11 $50.83
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Plant and system operators $15.71 $20.71 $27.93 $36.29 $44.47
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers?

Annual salary for Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers $48,200 $63,920 $78,370 $93,830 $105,730
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Plant and system operators $32,680 $43,080 $58,100 $75,490 $92,500
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics