The average rate for a Water Plant Operator is C$20.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$35,925 - C$67,500
C$40K
MEDIAN: C$40,236
50%

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C$13.80 - C$32.78
C$14
C$19
C$33
MEDIAN: C$18.50
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$40,236  
   
Bonus
C$0.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$28,614 - C$79,890  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$13.80 - C$32.78  
   
Overtime
C$32.23  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$0.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$28,614 - C$79,890  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Q: What is it like working as a Water Plant Operator?

Water Plant Operator in Fort Frances:
"What this job entails and what is expected?"
The thought of this job must be ready to work 24/7 when the treatment plant calls day or night. Have a backup worker available at all times that is qualified to be in the treatment plant. It is a good career but you must be committed and up to date with training each and every year to maintain licenses.

Key Stats for Water Plant Operator

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
37%
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Experience Affects Water Plant Operator Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
C$40,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%
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