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How much does a Switchboard Operator make in Illinois?

Average Switchboard Operator Hourly Wage in Illinois

Switchboard Operators earn a median hourly wage of $13.55. Hourly wages typically start from $9.86 and go up to $18.89.

Average Switchboard Operator Yearly Salary in Illinois

Switchboard Operators earn a median salary of $28,190 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,510 and go up to $39,300.

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Switchboard Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Switchboard Operator Earnings

The highest earning Switchboard Operators in Illinois earn:

$18.89
an hour
$39,300
per year
Senior Switchboard Operator Earnings

Senior Switchboard Operators in Illinois earn:

$16.19
an hour
$33,680
per year
Experienced Switchboard Operator Earnings

Experienced Switchboard Operators in Illinois earn:

$13.55
an hour
$28,190
per year
Junior Switchboard Operator Earnings

Junior Switchboard Operators in Illinois earn:

$11.31
an hour
$23,520
per year
Starting Switchboard Operator Earnings

Starting Switchboard Operators in Illinois earn:

$9.86
an hour
$20,510
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 in Illinois. Switchboard Operator salaries are in the bottom 86% of all careers in Illinois.

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Historical salary for Switchboard Operators in Illinois

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

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