Median pay for Mid-Career Computer Operators is around $49K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a majority earn dental coverage. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$30,000 - $235,832
$30K
$49K
$240K
MEDIAN: $49,246
10%
50%
90%

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$11.88 - $24.09
$12
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.59
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$30,000 - $235,832  
   
Bonus
$354.79 - $10,186  
Profit Sharing
$10,250  
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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$26,217 - $86,555  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$11.88 - $24.09  
   
Overtime
$10.36 - $96.96  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$354.79 - $10,186  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,250  
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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$26,217 - $86,555  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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Key Stats for Computer Operator

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
078
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Computer Operator Salaries

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 18%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 6%

National Average
$43,000

Network Support
up arrow 4%

UNIX
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Mainframe
up arrow 17%

AS/400
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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