How much does a Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager make in the United States? The average Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary in the United States is $110,284 as of January 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $98,153 and $120,441. 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. 

Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salary $87,107 US January 26, 2024
25th Percentile Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salary $98,153 US January 26, 2024
50th Percentile Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salary $110,284 US January 26, 2024
75th Percentile Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salary $120,441 US January 26, 2024
90th Percentile Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager Salary $129,687 US January 26, 2024
25% $98,153 10% $87,107 90% $129,687 75% $120,441 $110,284 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager

Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager manages the operations of a wastewater treatment plant to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures and reporting practices. Establishes sampling and testing systems, and ensures proper testing of functionality of pumps, conveyors, blowers, and other equipment. Being a Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager monitors federal, state, and local regulations and environmental guidelines and creates and updates wastewater treatment procedures to adhere to those regulations. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or other tech degree. Additionally, Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager typically reports to a manager or director. The Waste Water Treatment 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. To be a Waste Water Treatment 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 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager, the highest Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary is in Miami, FL, where the Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager salary is 2.9% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.9%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 5.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 17.5%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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