Refinery Operator Salaries

9,652 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$31,125 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,031
Range$289 - $4,170

How much does a Refinery Operator make?

The national average salary for a Refinery Operator is $31,125 in United States. Filter by location to see Refinery Operator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 9,652 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Refinery Operator employees.

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Refinery Operator

Sunoco

$78,650/yr

Range: $31K - $88K

5 salaries

$78,650/yr
$31K$88K

Refinery Operator

Chevron

$99,595/yr

Range: $81K - $116K

4 salaries

$99,595/yr
$81K$116K

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Andeavor

$43/hr

Range: $40 - $45

4 salaries

$43/hr
$40$45

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Marathon Petroleum

$42/hr

Range: $28 - $42

3 salaries

$42/hr
$28$42

Refinery Operator

Marathon Petroleum

$96,328/yr

Range: $95K - $158K

3 salaries

$96,328/yr
$95K$158K

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Sunoco

$39/hr

Range: $39 - $43

3 salaries

$39/hr
$39$43

Refinery Operator - Hourly

PBF Energy

$40/hr

Range: $39 - $48

3 salaries

$40/hr
$39$48

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Refinery Operator - Hourly

ExxonMobil

$37/hr

Range: $35 - $39

2 salaries

About
$35 - $39hourly
$35$39

Refinery Operator

PBF Energy

$88,759/yr

Range: $79K - $98K

2 salaries

About
$79K - $98K
$79K$98K

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Philadelphia Energy Solutions

$38/hr

Range: $31 - $44

2 salaries

About
$31 - $44hourly
$31$44

Refinery Operator - Hourly

U S Oil & Refining

$41/hr

Range: $38 - $44

2 salaries

About
$38 - $44hourly
$38$44

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Johnson Controls

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $20

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$18 - $20hourly
$18$20

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Shell

$46/hr

Range: $44 - $49

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$44 - $49hourly
$44$49

Refinery Operator - Hourly

ConocoPhillips

$39/hr

Range: $38 - $41

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$38 - $41hourly
$38$41

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)

$22/hr

Range: $21 - $22

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$21 - $22hourly
$21$22

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Phillips 66

$45/hr

Range: $43 - $47

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$43 - $47hourly
$43$47

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Koch Industries

$26/hr

Range: $25 - $28

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$25 - $28hourly
$25$28

Refinery Operator - Hourly

Clean Harbors

$21/hr

Range: $20 - $22

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$20 - $22hourly
$20$22

Refinery Operator

Andeavor

$67,579/yr

Range: $65K - $70K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$65K - $70K
$65K$70K

Refinery Operator

Savage

$60,706/yr

Range: $58K - $64K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$58K - $64K
$58K$64K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$34,799
per year
A Machine Operator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $34,799 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Sanford, NC Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sanford, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A CNC Machine Operator in the Wooster, OH Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Wooster, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$27,839
per year
A Machine Operator in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $27,839 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A CNC Machine Operator in the Bloomington, IL Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bloomington, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$46,731
per year
A Machine Operator in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $46,731 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Holland, MI Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Holland, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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