Process Operator Salaries

890 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$47,333 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,657
Range$565 - $9,051

How much does a Process Operator make?

The national average salary for a Process Operator is $47,333 in United States. Filter by location to see Process Operator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 890 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Process Operator employees.

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Process Operator - Hourly

Valero Energy

$21/hr

Range: $19 - $41

30 salaries

$21/hr
$19$41

Process Operator

Dow

$70,084/yr

Range: $43K - $86K

27 salaries

$70,084/yr
$43K$86K

Process Operator

DuPont

$62,358/yr

Range: $51K - $88K

24 salaries

$62,358/yr
$51K$88K

Process Operator

ExxonMobil

$91,646/yr

Range: $70K - $134K

22 salaries

$91,646/yr
$70K$134K

Process Operator - Hourly

Dow

$34/hr

Range: $23 - $41

21 salaries

$34/hr
$23$41

Process Operator

Covanta

$43,514/yr

Range: $42K - $48K

20 salaries

$43,514/yr
$42K$48K

Process Operator - Hourly

ExxonMobil

$40/hr

Range: $33 - $43

16 salaries

$40/hr
$33$43

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Process Operator

Phillips 66

$89,799/yr

Range: $62K - $127K

15 salaries

$89,799/yr
$62K$127K

Process Operator - Hourly

Phillips 66

$41/hr

Range: $38 - $44

11 salaries

$41/hr
$38$44

Process Operator - Hourly

Shell

$34/hr

Range: $26 - $42

10 salaries

$34/hr
$26$42

Process Operator

BP

$96,673/yr

Range: $76K - $110K

10 salaries

$96,673/yr
$76K$110K

Process Operator - Hourly

DuPont

$24/hr

Range: $19 - $44

9 salaries

$24/hr
$19$44

Process Operator - Hourly

INVISTA

$40/hr

Range: $24 - $50

9 salaries

$40/hr
$24$50

Process Operator - Hourly

Formosa Plastics Corporation, U.S.A.

$37/hr

Range: $30 - $41

9 salaries

$37/hr
$30$41

Process Operator

Mapei

$40,612/yr

Range: $32K - $44K

9 salaries

$40,612/yr
$32K$44K

Process Operator - Hourly

Motiva Enterprises

$41/hr

Range: $29 - $45

9 salaries

$41/hr
$29$45

Process Operator - Hourly

Tate & Lyle

$24/hr

Range: $22 - $32

8 salaries

$24/hr
$22$32

Process Operator

Valero Energy

$96,280/yr

Range: $39K - $122K

7 salaries

$96,280/yr
$39K$122K

Process Operator - Hourly

LyondellBasell

$40/hr

Range: $28 - $47

7 salaries

$40/hr
$28$47

Process Operator

Chemours

$84,496/yr

Range: $71K - $108K

7 salaries

$84,496/yr
$71K$108K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent process operator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$33
hourly
A Process Operator in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$30
hourly
A Process Operator in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$47
hourly
A Process Operator in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $47 per hour
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$84,000
per year
A Process Operator in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$35,001
per year
A Mold Cell Operator in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $35,001 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A process technology engineering in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$34,001
per year
A Chemical Process Operator in the Lexington, KY Area area reported making $34,001 per year
Job Highlights
Lexington, KY Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$68,003
per year
A Chemical Process Operator in the Kinston, NC Area area reported making $68,003 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Kinston, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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