Gas Plant Operator Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for gas plant operators in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of gas plant operators amongst Ohio 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 Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$77,780
75th Percentile Wage
$72,620
50th Percentile Wage
$64,250
25th Percentile Wage
$51,140
10th Percentile Wage
$40,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for gas plant operators in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$37.39
75th Percentile Wage
$34.90
50th Percentile Wage
$30.89
25th Percentile Wage
$24.59
10th Percentile Wage
$19.53

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for gas plant operators in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.39. The median hourly salary is $30.89. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.53.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $64,250 -0.05%
2013 $64,280 7.89%
2012 $59,580 1.21%
2011 $58,870 -0.36%
2010 $59,080 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for gas plant operators in state of Ohio from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 8.75%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 7.89%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 1.21% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -0.36%.

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

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Gas Plant Operators in Ohio Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of gas plant operators in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of gas plant operators in state of Ohio ranges from $54,040 to $72,860. The highest paying area for gas plant operators in Ohio is West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $72,860. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Columbus (mean annual salary $66,840). The lowest paying area is Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $54,040.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$72,860
Columbus
$66,840
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$54,040

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