Careers For People Who Are Good At Operation and Control

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People who work in these careers are good at operation and control which means controlling operations of equipment or systems.
 Career nameAvg SalaryRating
Airline Pilots, Copilots and Flight Engineers1317605.25
Commercial Pilots824304.69
Ship Pilots791804.565
Subway and Streetcar Operators592304.06
Ship and Boat Captains791804.06
Chemical Plant and System Operators561704
Locomotive Engineers570004
Logging Equipment Operators358303.94
Continuous Mining Machine Operators486703.94
Nuclear Equipment Operation Technicians759603.88
Crushing, Grinding and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders347003.88
Earth Drillers507903.875
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic402303.875
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic341503.875
Nuclear Power Reactor Operators822703.875
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators441603.87
Agricultural Equipment Operators284903.815
Power Plant Operators692203.815
Motorboat Operators411303.815
Crane and Tower Operators535503.815
Pile-Driver Operators562003.81
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators480203.81
Supervisors of Logging Workers475403.75
Oil and Gas Derrick Operators510903.75
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic368503.75
Gas Plant Operators634003.75
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders338603.75
Locomotive Firers536903.75
Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators and Hostlers448103.75
Wellhead Pumpers485903.75
Mine Shuttle Car Operators548303.75
Textile Winding, Twisting and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders266803.69
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators and Gaugers631603.69
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers419303.69
Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers468803.685
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders412603.685
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators333203.63
Oil, Gas and Mining Service Unit Operators515403.625
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians386003.625
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic379203.625
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders491503.625
Ship, Boat and Barge Mates791803.625
Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operators554303.625
Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators610703.62
Automotive Master Mechanics399803.62
Industrial Machinery Mechanics504403.62
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders307903.62
Conveyor Operators and Tenders340203.62
Highway Maintenance Workers379103.565