Average Mid-Career Boiler Operator with Machine Operation Skills Hourly Pay

$27.97
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$1,750
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Boiler Operator with Machine Operation skills is $27.97.
10%
$17.45
MEDIAN
$27.97
90%
$33.37
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Hourly Rate
$17 - $33
Bonus
$0 - $1,750
Total Pay
$36,928 - $75,012

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Job Description for Boiler Operator

Boiler Operator Tasks
  • Operate boilers, including reading instruments and gauges to identify problems.
  • Maintain logs of activities, tolerances, outputs, and maintenance.
  • Complete all preventative and routine maintenance on boilers and related equipment.
  • Adjust controls to keep boilers within safety and tolerance limits.

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Popular Skills for Boiler Operator

Skills that pay less than market rate include Plumbing, Systems Computer/Console Operations, Equipment Maintenance, Maintenance and Plant Maintenance.

Pay by Experience Level for Boiler Operator

An early career Boiler Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.83 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Boiler Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.14 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
53.1%
Experienced
25.0%
Late Career
21.9%