A Refinery Operator earns an average salary of AU$84,739 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$54,565 - AU$164,115
AU$55K
AU$86K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$86,474
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$167K
Salary AU$54,565 - AU$164,115
Bonus AU$2,517 - AU$22,301
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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AU$57,391 - AU$167,160
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Refinery Operator

Refinery operators generally work in companies that are involved in the gas and oil industries, and the geographical locations of the jobs are limited to areas that have oil refineries. Generally, a high school diploma or equivalent is required, although additional education may be preferred. A professional background with refinery operations or a related field is usually needed as well.

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Refinery Operator Tasks

  • Ensure smooth refinery operations through efficient use of equipment and regular maintenance.
  • Conduct process control duties, identifying areas for improvement.
  • Anticipate machinery malfunctions and develop contingency plans to minimize process interruptions.

Refinery Operator Pay By Employer

$0$91K

$47,070

Phillips 66
6 profiles
$86,778

$75,000

Refinery Operator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$86,474

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Refinery Operator

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Refinery Operator Salaries

▲59%

▲5%

National Average
AU$86,000

▼10%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 62%