Plant Operator salary in US Midwest Region

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Based on 1,056 income tax records
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How much do Plant Operators make?
The average total salary for a Plant Operator is $46,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,056 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Plant Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Plant Operator salary can vary between $20,000 to $110,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Plant Operator salary by company

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Metropolitan Council, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$74K – $87K
Chrysler, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$20K – $76K
Ford Motor Company, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$23K – $72K
First Solar, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$17K – $39K

Plant Operator demographics in US Midwest Region

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67% are single
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33% are married
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35% have kids
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38% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Plant Operators in US Midwest Region

1,056 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a plant operator in US Midwest Region is $46,000 per year. Plant operator salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $20,000 to $110,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,056 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as plant operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for plant operators in US Midwest Region: Metropolitan Council ($80,500 a year), Chrysler ($51,500 a year), and Ford Motor Company ($38,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for plant operators in US Midwest Region: Chicago Metro Area, IL ($62,000 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($53,000 a year), and Columbus Metro Area, OH ($53,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.