Wastewater Operator salary in the United States

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How much do Wastewater Operators make?
The average total salary for a Wastewater Operator is $48,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,299 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Wastewater Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Wastewater Operator salary can vary between $23,500 to $92,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Wastewater Operator demographics in United States

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53% are single
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47% are married
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39% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Wastewater Operators in United States

2,299 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a wastewater operator in the United States is $48,500 per year. Wastewater operator salaries in the United States can vary between $23,500 to $92,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,299 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as wastewater operator.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for wastewater operators in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($100,500 a year), Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($93,000 a year), and Riverside Metro Area, CA ($80,000 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.