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Board Operator Salary

An average Board Operator in the United States can expect to take home roughly $10.51 per hour. Compensation ranges between $7.96 per hour and $27.06. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most Board Operators survey respondents are men (75 percent). More than half of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, more than two-fifths report medical coverage and about two in five claim dental coverage as well. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$20,347 - $57,514
(Median)
$20K
$36K
$58K
MEDIAN: $36,174
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$7.96 - $27.06
(Median)
$8
$11
$27
MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$20,347 - $57,514  
   
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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$16,763 - $56,889  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$7.96 - $27.06  
   
Overtime
$13.79 - $58.17  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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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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$16,763 - $56,889  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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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 19%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 58%