Hydroelectric plant technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Hydroelectric plant technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $69,690
Alabama $53,560
Arkansas $52,710
Arizona $55,240
California $65,580
Colorado $47,520
Connecticut $67,560
Florida $53,040
Georgia $40,450
Hawaii $68,920
Iowa $61,980
Idaho $57,670
Illinois $66,290
Indiana $57,800
Kansas $68,700
Kentucky $50,470
Louisiana $52,300
Massachusetts $60,180
Maryland $65,140
Maine $44,110
Michigan $59,330
Minnesota $64,350
Missouri $56,800
Mississippi $54,290
Montana $59,710
North Carolina $55,360
North Dakota $47,400
Nebraska $39,730
New Hampshire $55,030
New Jersey $63,000
New Mexico $52,570
Nevada $58,570
New York $63,050
Ohio $53,660
Oklahoma $50,810
Oregon $54,630
Pennsylvania $54,470
Puerto Rico $32,010
South Carolina $58,170
South Dakota $49,870
Tennessee $56,970
Texas $49,710
Utah $55,750
Virginia $61,140
Washington $69,210
Wisconsin $56,310
West Virginia $56,910
Wyoming $37,150

How do hydroelectric plant technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Hydroelectric plant technicians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than technical writers but more than millwrights.

Career Median Salary
Technical writer salary $65K
Commercial diver salary $50K
Audio engineer salary $53K
Radio mechanic salary $55K
Wellhead pumper salary $55K
Hydroelectric plant technician salary $58K
Avionics technician salary $54K
Industrial machinery mechanic salary $54K
Oil and gas rotary drill operator salary $55K
Millwright salary $56K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)