A person working as a Power Plant Operator in Romania typically earns around 6,320 RON per month. Salaries range from 3,350 RON (lowest) to 9,600 RON (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 Romania range from 3,350 RON per month (minimum salary) to 9,600 RON per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 5,940 RON per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Power Plant Operator(s) are earning less than 5,940 RON while the other half are earning more than 5,940 RON. 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 4,180 RON while 75% of them are earning more than 4,180 RON. Also from the diagram, 75% of Power Plant Operator(s) are earning less than 7,310 RON while 25% are earning more than 7,310 RON.
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 3,850 RON per month.
While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 4,730 RON per month, 23% more than someone with less than two year's experience.
Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 6,700 RON per month, 42% 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 7,820 RON per month, 17% 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 8,600 RON per month, 10% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.
Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 9,100 RON per month, 6% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.
|0 - 2 Years|
|2 - 5 Years||+23%|
|5 - 10 Years||+42%|
|10 - 15 Years||+17%|
|15 - 20 Years||+10%|
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 4,730 RON per month.
While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 6,600 RON per month, 40% more than someone having a High School degree.
A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 9,350 RON per month, 42% more than someone with a Certificate or Diploma.
|Certificate or Diploma||+40%|
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 Romania earn 8% more than their female counterparts on average.
Power Plant Operator(s) in Romania are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 11% every 17 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 8% granted to employees every 18 months.
Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Romania 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.
51% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 49% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.
Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 3% 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 22% 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||7,620 RON||+21%|
|Associate Analyst||9,010 RON||+43%|
|Associate Landman||3,790 RON||-40%|
|Auxiliary Equipment Operator||3,170 RON||-50%|
|Biomass Plant Technician||3,950 RON||-37%|
|Biomass Power Plant Manager||11,100 RON||+76%|
|Chemical Plant Operator||6,640 RON||+5%|
|Chief Contract Compliance Engineer||8,200 RON||+30%|
|Completions Engineer||7,390 RON||+17%|
|Cost Controller||5,630 RON||-11%|
|Crude Oil Marketing Representative||8,160 RON||+29%|
|Distribution Manager||10,800 RON||+71%|
|Dragline Operator||3,640 RON||-42%|
|Driller Offsider||2,920 RON||-54%|
|Dump Truck Driver||3,130 RON||-50%|
|Electric and Gas Operations Manager||18,600 RON||+190%|
|Energy Advisor||11,800 RON||+87%|
|Energy Analyst||10,900 RON||+73%|
|Energy Auditor||10,400 RON||+65%|
|Energy Dispatch Director||13,700 RON||+120%|
|Energy Technical Assistant||4,960 RON||-21%|
|Energy Technical Manager||9,690 RON||+53%|
|Energy Technical Trainer||7,010 RON||+11%|
|Exploration Manager||13,600 RON||+120%|
|Field Safety Auditor||9,240 RON||+46%|
|Fluids Engineer||7,520 RON||+19%|
|Fuel Cell Engineer||8,530 RON||+35%|
|Fuel Cell Technician||3,980 RON||-37%|
|Fuels Handler||3,530 RON||-44%|
|Gas Compressor Operator||3,360 RON||-47%|
|Gas Distribution Plant Operator||6,720 RON||+6%|
|Gas Supply Manager||12,500 RON||+98%|
|Geothermal Production Manager||13,200 RON||+110%|
|Geothermal Technician||5,860 RON||-7%|
|HSE Engineer||8,400 RON||+33%|
|HSE Officer||5,000 RON||-21%|
|HSEQ Administrator||5,780 RON||-9%|
|Instrument Designer||6,510 RON||+3%|
|Lead Technical Field Advisor||10,300 RON||+63%|
|Logistics and Tool Coordinator||6,900 RON||+9%|
|Maintenance Engineer||8,520 RON||+35%|
|Maintenance Superintendent||7,420 RON||+17%|
|Material Controller||5,340 RON||-15%|
|Mine Engineer||7,600 RON||+20%|
|Mine Surveyor||8,480 RON||+34%|
|Mining Project Administrator||6,910 RON||+9%|
|Mining Project Assistant||5,690 RON||-10%|
|Mining Project Controls Consultant||8,800 RON||+39%|
|Mining Project Coordinator||6,770 RON||+7%|
|Mining Project Engineer||7,510 RON||+19%|
|Mining Project Manager||10,300 RON||+63%|
|Mining Site Manager||10,400 RON||+65%|
|Mining Team Leader||8,570 RON||+36%|
|NDT Technician||4,750 RON||-25%|
|Oil Service Unit Operator||3,960 RON||-37%|
|Oil Trader||10,600 RON||+68%|
|Oilwell Pumper||2,890 RON||-54%|
|Petroleum Engineer||8,650 RON||+37%|
|Petroleum Geologist||14,900 RON||+140%|
|Petroleum Pump System Operator||4,430 RON||-30%|
|Pipeline Technician||3,120 RON||-51%|
|Power Coordinator||4,790 RON||-24%|
|Power Plant Operations Manager||15,600 RON||+150%|
|Power Plant Operator||6,320 RON||+0%|
|Radio Operator||3,650 RON||-42%|
|Reliability Engineer||8,050 RON||+27%|
|Reservoir Engineer||7,030 RON||+11%|
|Risk Analyst||10,200 RON||+61%|
|Shutdown Engineer||6,640 RON||+5%|
|Solar Energy Installation Manager||11,200 RON||+77%|
|Solar Energy Systems Engineer||8,510 RON||+35%|
|Solar Photovoltaic Installer||5,260 RON||-17%|
|Solar Thermal Technician||4,890 RON||-23%|
|Supply Operations Manager||12,800 RON||+100%|
|Sustainability Specialist||12,500 RON||+98%|
|System Development Advisor||8,880 RON||+41%|
|Tanker Truck Driver||3,100 RON||-51%|
|Utility Operator||4,180 RON||-34%|
|Wind Energy Project Manager||11,600 RON||+84%|
Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Romania earn 7% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.