How much does a Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager make in the United States? The average Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager salary in the United States is $105,870 as of August 29, 2022, but the range typically falls between $95,900 and $114,810. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $95,900 10% $86,823 90% $122,949 75% $114,810 $105,870 50%(Median)
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The Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager establishes sampling and testing systems, and ensures proper testing of functionality of pumps, conveyors, blowers, and other equipment. Manages the operations of a wastewater treatment plant to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures and reporting practices. Being a Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager typically requires a bachelor's degree or other tech degree. Monitors federal, state, and local regulations and environmental guidelines and creates and updates wastewater treatment procedures to adhere to those regulations. In addition, Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager typically reports to a manager or director. The Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Working as a Water/Wastewater Processing Plant Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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