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How much does a Switchboard Operator make in the United States?

Average Switchboard Operator Hourly Wage in the United States

Switchboard Operators earn a median hourly wage of $13.47. Hourly wages typically start from $9.60 and go up to $20.23.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Switchboard Operator Yearly Salary in the United States

Switchboard Operators earn a median salary of $28,030 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,960 and go up to $42,090.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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3.2
SCORE
49
RATINGS
Switchboard Operators average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Switchboard Operators in the 65th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Switchboard Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Switchboard Operator Earnings

The highest earning Switchboard Operators in the United States earn:

$20.23
an hour
$42,090
per year
Senior Switchboard Operator Earnings

Senior Switchboard Operators in the United States earn:

$16.60
an hour
$34,530
per year
Experienced Switchboard Operator Earnings

Experienced Switchboard Operators in the United States earn:

$13.47
an hour
$28,030
per year
Junior Switchboard Operator Earnings

Junior Switchboard Operators in the United States earn:

$11.05
an hour
$22,970
per year
Starting Switchboard Operator Earnings

Starting Switchboard Operators in the United States earn:

$9.60
an hour
$19,960
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Switchboard Operator salary comparison

Switchboard Operators earn less than 81% percent of Services careers. Switchboard Operator salaries are in the bottom 87% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Switchboard Operators in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Switchboard Operator salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Switchboard Operator Salary in Washington $16.30 $33,910 # 1
Switchboard Operator Salary in New York $15.78 $32,820 # 2
Switchboard Operator Salary in Minnesota $15.56 $32,360 # 3
Switchboard Operator Salary in Massachusetts $15.23 $31,680 # 4
Switchboard Operator Salary in Oregon $15.32 $31,870 # 5
Switchboard Operator Salary in New Hampshire $14.20 $29,530 # 6
Switchboard Operator Salary in Nevada $15.31 $31,840 # 7
Switchboard Operator Salary in Wisconsin $14.27 $29,690 # 8
Switchboard Operator Salary in North Dakota $14.33 $29,810 # 9
Switchboard Operator Salary in Rhode Island $13.85 $28,810 # 10
Switchboard Operator Salary in New Jersey $14.15 $29,430 # 11
Switchboard Operator Salary in Michigan $13.61 $28,320 # 12
Switchboard Operator Salary in Pennsylvania $13.39 $27,860 # 13
Switchboard Operator Salary in Ohio $13.36 $27,780 # 14
Switchboard Operator Salary in Tennessee $13.14 $27,330 # 15
Switchboard Operator Salary in Nebraska $13.22 $27,510 # 16
Switchboard Operator Salary in Missouri $12.99 $27,020 # 17
Switchboard Operator Salary in Vermont $13.29 $27,640 # 18
Switchboard Operator Salary in Texas $12.45 $25,900 # 19
Switchboard Operator Salary in North Carolina $12.93 $26,890 # 20
Switchboard Operator Salary in Wyoming $13.23 $27,530 # 21
Switchboard Operator Salary in South Carolina $12.64 $26,280 # 22
Switchboard Operator Salary in South Dakota $13.07 $27,190 # 23
Switchboard Operator Salary in Utah $12.27 $25,520 # 24
Switchboard Operator Salary in New Mexico $12.66 $26,340 # 25
Switchboard Operator Salary in Virginia $12.61 $26,230 # 26
Switchboard Operator Salary in Montana $11.92 $24,790 # 27
Switchboard Operator Salary in Oklahoma $11.80 $24,540 # 28
Switchboard Operator Salary in West Virginia $10.82 $22,510 # 29
Switchboard Operator Salary in Mississippi $11.29 $23,490 # 30
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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