How Much Do Hydroelectric Plant Managers Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Hydroelectric Production Managers

Hydroelectric Production Managers manage operations at hydroelectric power generation facilities. Maintain and monitor hydroelectric plant equipment for efficient and safe plant operations.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$118190 per year
Hourly wage
$57 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$67,100 to $84,990 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$32 to $41 per hour

Entry-level Hydroelectric Production Managers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $67,100 to $84,990 per year or $32 to $41 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Hydroelectric Production Managers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $87 $181,220
Senior (Top 25%) $68 $141,290
Middle (Mid 50%) $52 $108,790
Junior (Bottom 25%) $41 $84,990
No experience (Bottom 10%) $32 $67,100

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
NJ $70 $146,370
CO $69 $142,620
NH $67 $138,600
MA $65 $135,990
DE $65 $135,900
CT $65 $135,530
LA $64 $132,480
WY $63 $131,240
NY $63 $130,530
CA $62 $128,570

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Hydroelectric Production Manager is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like NJ doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at NJ might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Hydroelectric Plant Managers are in the states of NJ, CO, NH, MA and DE.

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