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Gas Plant Operator Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for gas plant operators in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of gas plant operators among Mississippi metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Gas Plant Operators in Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$87,690
75th Percentile Wage
$75,670
50th Percentile Wage
$67,310
25th Percentile Wage
$57,850
10th Percentile Wage
$48,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for gas plant operators in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $67,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$42.16
75th Percentile Wage
$36.38
50th Percentile Wage
$32.36
25th Percentile Wage
$27.81
10th Percentile Wage
$23.39

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for gas plant operators in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.16. The median hourly salary is $32.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.39.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $67,310 0.13%
2013 $67,220 14.63%
2012 $58,640 -3.11%
2011 $60,520 2.84%
2010 $58,850 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for gas plant operators in state of Mississippi from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 14.38%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 14.63%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 2.84% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-3.11%).

Table 4. Average Gas Plant Operator Wage in Mississippi vs. Related Jobs

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