Power Plant Operator Salary Information in New Haven, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of power plant operators in New Haven, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of power plant operators in New Haven is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Power Plant Operators in New Haven, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,320
25th Percentile Wage
$53,250
50th Percentile Wage
$61,860
75th Percentile Wage
$71,860
90th Percentile Wage
$82,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for power plant operators in New Haven, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.23
25th Percentile Wage
$25.60
50th Percentile Wage
$29.74
75th Percentile Wage
$34.54
90th Percentile Wage
$39.67

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for power plant operators in New Haven, Connecticut. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.67. The median hourly salary is $29.74. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.23.

Table 3. Compare Power Plant Operator Salary in New Haven with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $61,860, New Haven is the lowest paying city for power plant operators in state of Connecticut, following city of Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (median annual salary of $72,330). Compared with the highest paying city Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, the median annual salary of power plant operators in New Haven is 14.5 percent (14.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$72,330
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$71,830
New Haven
$61,860

See also: Top paying jobs in New Haven, Connecticut.