Mid-Career Computer Operators can expect to earn an average of $16.76 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Mid-Career Computer Operators who answered the questionnnaire. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$29,361 - $194,665
(Median)
$29K
$49K
$190K
MEDIAN: $49,473
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$11.56 - $23.92
(Median)
$12
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$29,361 - $194,665  
   
Bonus
$4,220  
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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$24,532 - $82,102  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.56 - $23.92  
   
Overtime
$10.30 - $44.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$4,220  
   
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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$24,532 - $82,102  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 69
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Skills That Affect Computer Operator Salaries

Windows 2003 Server
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National Average
$41,000

Network Support
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UNIX
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Mainframe
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AS/400
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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