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Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers Skills

Below are the skills needed to be power plant operators distributors dispatchers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Skill NameImportanceCompetence
Operation Monitoring44
Critical Thinking3.883.62
Operation and Control3.883.75
Speaking3.53
Active Listening3.383.12

Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers Abilities

Below are the abilities needed to be power plant operators distributors dispatchers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Ability NameImportanceCompetence
Oral Comprehension44
Oral Expression3.884
Problem Sensitivity3.883.62
Deductive Reasoning3.753.5
Near Vision3.623.88

Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers Knowledge

Below are the knowledge areas needed to be power plant operators distributors dispatchers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 7 being highest).

   
Knowledge AreaImportanceCompetence
Mechanical3.173.39
English Language2.772.44
Public Safety and Security2.762.65
Mathematics2.743.06
Production and Processing2.742.41

Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers Work activities

Below are the work activities involved in being power plant operators distributors dispatchers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest) and competency level on a scale of 1 to 7 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work ActivityImportanceCompetence
Controlling Machines and Processes4.395.29
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material4.294.67
Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events4.234.15
Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings4.24.87
Getting Information4.083.66

Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers Work styles

Below are the work styles involved in being power plant operators distributors dispatchers according to their importance on the scale of 1 to 5 (1 being lowest and 5 being highest).

   
Work StyleImportance
Dependability4.37
Attention to Detail4.22
Stress Tolerance4.2
Self Control4.05
Adaptability/Flexibility3.85

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Power Plant Operators Distributors Dispatchers jobs , as of 2017

   
Metro AreaTotal EmploymentAnnual Mean Salary
San Antonio-New Braunfels360 $64,900
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell270 $77,230
Birmingham-Hoover270 $85,900
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario270 $86,730
Akron240 $82,150
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn200 $86,810
Cleveland-Elyria180 $74,580
Pittsburgh160 $68,440
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson110 $85,910
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale110 $93,100

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Total employment and salary for professions similar to power plant operators distributors dispatchers

Source : 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

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