Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Power Plant Control Room Operators, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $61K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $68K. Power Plant Control Room Operators see a median salary of $73K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $74K.