Chemical Equipment Operator and Tender Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical equipment operators and tenders in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical equipment operators and tenders amongst West Virginia 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 Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders in West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$74,440
75th Percentile Wage
$64,480
50th Percentile Wage
$55,060
25th Percentile Wage
$40,050
10th Percentile Wage
$23,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical equipment operators and tenders in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,410.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$35.79
75th Percentile Wage
$31.00
50th Percentile Wage
$26.47
25th Percentile Wage
$19.26
10th Percentile Wage
$11.26

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chemical equipment operators and tenders in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.79. The median hourly salary is $26.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.26.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $55,060 5.48%
2013 $52,200 0.60%
2012 $51,890 3.66%
2011 $50,060 10.46%
2010 $45,320 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for chemical equipment operators and tenders in state of West Virginia from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 21.49%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.60%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 3.66% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 10.46% in 2011.

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders in West Virginia Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of chemical equipment operators and tenders in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical equipment operators and tenders in state of West Virginia ranges from $35,010 to $64,410. The highest paying area for chemical equipment operators and tenders in West Virginia is Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna with a median annual salary of $64,410. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $60,700). The lowest paying area is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria with a median annual salary of $35,010.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$64,410
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$60,700
Charleston
$56,930
Huntington-Ashland
$54,320
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$38,570
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$35,010

Chemical Equipment Operator and Tender Salary by State

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