A person working as a Power Plant Operator in Bahrain typically earns around 1,170 BHD per month. Salaries range from 630 BHD (lowest) to 1,770 BHD (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Power Plant Operator salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.
Power Plant Operator salaries in Bahrain range from 630 BHD per month (minimum salary) to 1,770 BHD per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 1,080 BHD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Power Plant Operator(s) are earning less than 1,080 BHD while the other half are earning more than 1,080 BHD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Power Plant Operator(s) are earning less than 770 BHD while 75% of them are earning more than 770 BHD. Also from the diagram, 75% of Power Plant Operator(s) are earning less than 1,310 BHD while 25% are earning more than 1,310 BHD.
The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Power Plant Operator salaries by experience level and this is what we found.
A Power Plant Operator with less than two years of experience makes approximately 740 BHD per month.
While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 930 BHD per month, 26% more than someone with less than two year's experience.
Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 1,230 BHD per month, 32% more than someone with two to five years of experience.
Additionally, Power Plant Operator(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 1,440 BHD per month, 18% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.
If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 1,600 BHD per month, 11% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.
Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 1,700 BHD per month, 6% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.
|0 - 2 Years|
|2 - 5 Years||+26%|
|5 - 10 Years||+32%|
|10 - 15 Years||+18%|
|15 - 20 Years||+11%|
We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We broke down Power Plant Operator salaries by education level in order to make a comparison.
When the education level is High School, the average salary of a Power Plant Operator is 930 BHD per month.
While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 1,270 BHD per month, 37% more than someone having a High School degree.
A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 1,640 BHD per month, 29% more than someone with a Certificate or Diploma.
|Certificate or Diploma||+37%|
Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Power Plant Operator employees in Bahrain earn 7% more than their female counterparts on average.
Power Plant Operator(s) in Bahrain are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 7% every 28 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 4% granted to employees every 29 months.
Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Bahrain for the year 2019. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.
A Power Plant Operator is considered to be a moderate bonus-based job due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.
67% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 33% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.
Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 4% to 5% of their annual salary.
Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.Holiday / End of Year Bonuses
These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.
The main two types of jobs
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The average salary for Power Plant Operator is 12% less than that of Oil / Gas / Energy / Mining. Also, Oil / Gas / Energy / Mining salaries are 10% less than those of All Jobs.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Assistant Yard Manager||1,300 BHD||+11%|
|Associate Analyst||1,570 BHD||+34%|
|Associate Landman||660 BHD||-44%|
|Auxiliary Equipment Operator||590 BHD||-50%|
|Biomass Plant Technician||680 BHD||-42%|
|Biomass Power Plant Manager||1,980 BHD||+69%|
|Chemical Plant Operator||1,150 BHD||-2%|
|Chief Contract Compliance Engineer||1,460 BHD||+24%|
|Completions Engineer||1,310 BHD||+12%|
|Cost Controller||1,050 BHD||-11%|
|Crude Oil Marketing Representative||1,510 BHD||+29%|
|Distribution Manager||1,920 BHD||+64%|
|Dragline Operator||640 BHD||-45%|
|Driller Offsider||480 BHD||-59%|
|Dump Truck Driver||560 BHD||-52%|
|Electric and Gas Operations Manager||3,040 BHD||+160%|
|Energy Advisor||2,200 BHD||+87%|
|Energy Analyst||2,030 BHD||+73%|
|Energy Auditor||1,810 BHD||+54%|
|Energy Dispatch Director||2,330 BHD||+98%|
|Energy Technical Assistant||850 BHD||-28%|
|Energy Technical Manager||1,650 BHD||+41%|
|Energy Technical Trainer||1,210 BHD||+3%|
|Exploration Manager||2,410 BHD||+110%|
|Field Safety Auditor||1,600 BHD||+36%|
|Fluids Engineer||1,330 BHD||+13%|
|Fuel Cell Engineer||1,540 BHD||+31%|
|Fuel Cell Technician||670 BHD||-43%|
|Fuels Handler||650 BHD||-45%|
|Gas Compressor Operator||590 BHD||-50%|
|Gas Distribution Plant Operator||1,110 BHD||-5%|
|Gas Supply Manager||2,160 BHD||+84%|
|Geothermal Production Manager||2,340 BHD||+99%|
|Geothermal Technician||970 BHD||-17%|
|HSE Engineer||1,400 BHD||+19%|
|HSE Officer||860 BHD||-27%|
|HSEQ Administrator||950 BHD||-19%|
|Instrument Designer||1,140 BHD||-3%|
|Lead Technical Field Advisor||1,740 BHD||+48%|
|Logistics and Tool Coordinator||1,240 BHD||+6%|
|Maintenance Engineer||1,490 BHD||+27%|
|Maintenance Superintendent||1,290 BHD||+10%|
|Material Controller||910 BHD||-22%|
|Mine Engineer||1,290 BHD||+10%|
|Mine Surveyor||1,570 BHD||+34%|
|Mining Project Administrator||1,230 BHD||+5%|
|Mining Project Assistant||930 BHD||-21%|
|Mining Project Controls Consultant||1,500 BHD||+28%|
|Mining Project Coordinator||1,190 BHD||+1%|
|Mining Project Engineer||1,400 BHD||+19%|
|Mining Project Manager||1,760 BHD||+50%|
|Mining Site Manager||1,870 BHD||+59%|
|Mining Team Leader||1,470 BHD||+25%|
|NDT Technician||840 BHD||-28%|
|Oil Service Unit Operator||690 BHD||-41%|
|Oil Trader||1,830 BHD||+56%|
|Oilwell Pumper||510 BHD||-57%|
|Petroleum Engineer||1,600 BHD||+36%|
|Petroleum Geologist||2,480 BHD||+110%|
|Petroleum Pump System Operator||760 BHD||-35%|
|Pipeline Technician||540 BHD||-54%|
|Power Coordinator||890 BHD||-24%|
|Power Plant Operations Manager||2,800 BHD||+140%|
|Power Plant Operator||1,170 BHD||-0%|
|Radio Operator||640 BHD||-45%|
|Reliability Engineer||1,330 BHD||+13%|
|Reservoir Engineer||1,300 BHD||+11%|
|Risk Analyst||1,790 BHD||+52%|
|Shutdown Engineer||1,190 BHD||+1%|
|Solar Energy Installation Manager||1,960 BHD||+67%|
|Solar Energy Systems Engineer||1,410 BHD||+20%|
|Solar Photovoltaic Installer||900 BHD||-23%|
|Solar Thermal Technician||870 BHD||-26%|
|Supply Operations Manager||2,160 BHD||+84%|
|Sustainability Specialist||2,340 BHD||+99%|
|System Development Advisor||1,650 BHD||+41%|
|Tanker Truck Driver||530 BHD||-55%|
|Utility Operator||740 BHD||-37%|
|Wind Energy Project Manager||1,920 BHD||+64%|
Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Bahrain earn 17% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.