Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers

Typical Income for Power Plant Operators, Distributors, And Dispatchers

Hourly Income

On average,power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers make $37.40 per hour.

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

Annual Salaries

On average, power plant operators, distributors, and dispatchers make $77,790 per year.

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