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Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Coordinate, regulate, or distribute electricity or steam.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$56.43 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -7.3%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Calculate specific material, equipment, or labor requirements for production.
  • Monitor equipment operation to ensure proper functioning.
  • Inspect production equipment.
  • Exchange information with colleagues.
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