Board Operator Salary

Board Operators in the United States take home approximately $10.75 per hour on average. Pay generally varies between $8.04 per hour and $27.10. Male Board Operators are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. Though the majority of Board Operators do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. While some workers in this profession — a majority — do not have any health coverage, close to two-fifths do receive medical benefits and more than a third have dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$20,273 - $83,557

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$8.04 - $27.10

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$20,273 - $83,557  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,924 - $60,280  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$8.04 - $27.10  
   
Overtime
$14.79 - $58.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,924 - $60,280  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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Job Description for Board Operator

  • Execute on-air changes and pre-programed shows.
  • Monitor live contests and screen phone listeners.
  • Run the control board and studio during live shows.

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Experience Affects Board Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 40% dental benefits Dental: 36%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 60%
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