Career Outlook for Power Plant Operators

Also known as:
Hydroelectric Plant Operator, Power Plant Control Room Operator, Powerhouse Operator, Turbine Room Attendant

The overall job outlook for Power Plant Operator careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 1.17 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.07 percent per year. Demand for Power Plant Operators is expected to go down, with an expected -2,960 jobs shed by 2029. This represents an annual decrease of 1 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Power Plant Operators in the following states

California 3,930
Texas 2,410
New York 1,980
Michigan 1,570
Pennsylvania 1,430
Florida 1,150
Illinois 1,150
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Power Plant Operators

Puerto Rico
40
Montana
50
South Dakota
60
Vermont
80
Rhode Island
100
New Hampshire
120
Oregon
210