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Board Operator Salary

For Board Operators, hourly average wages total $10.75 per hour. Pay generally varies between $8.04 per hour and $27.13. Making up 76 percent of those who took the survey, male Board Operators greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Some workers in this field — more than half — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by just over two-fifths and dental plans are enjoyed by over a third. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Board Operators — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$20,273 - $57,749
(Median)
$20K
$37K
$58K
MEDIAN: $36,666
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$8.04 - $27.13
(Median)
$8
$11
$27
MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$20,273 - $57,749  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,061  
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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$16,892 - $57,103  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$8.04 - $27.13  
   
Overtime
$13.68 - $58.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,061  
   
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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$16,892 - $57,103  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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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

Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 58%
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