How much does a Power Plant Operator III make in Gadsden, AL? The average Power Plant Operator III salary in Gadsden, AL is $82,381 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $73,451 and $89,592. 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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Power Plant Operator III monitors and maintains plant equipment to ensure that power plant power delivery operations function within specification. Controls and repairs power generating facilities and systems to produce bioenergy, hydro, nuclear, solar, thermal or wind power, etc. May require an associate degree. Being a Power Plant Operator III typically reports to a supervisor. The Power Plant Operator III has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. To be a Power Plant Operator III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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About Gadsden, Alabama    Gadsden is a city in and the county seat of Etowah County in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is located on the Coosa River about 56 miles (90 km) northe....More

Gadsden, Alabama  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Gadsden, Alabama

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