Power Plant Operator Salary Information in Savannah, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of power plant operators in Savannah, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of power plant operators in Savannah is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Power Plant Operators in Savannah, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,180
25th Percentile Wage
$83,190
50th Percentile Wage
$89,710
75th Percentile Wage
$96,160
90th Percentile Wage
$100,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for power plant operators in Savannah, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $75,180.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of power plant operators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,710
14.73% 14.73%
2016
$76,500
0.00% -
2012
$76,500
- -

Table 3. Compare Power Plant Operator Salary in Savannah with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $89,710, Savannah is the highest paying city for power plant operators in state of Georgia, followed by South Georgia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $77,790). In comparison, the median annual salary of power plant operators in Savannah is 13.3 percent (13.3%) higher than that in South Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$89,710
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$77,790
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$73,890
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$69,540
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$38,240



See also: Top paying jobs in Savannah, Georgia.