Scanner Operator Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Scanner Operator is $11.49 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Scanner Operator Salary (?
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$20,273 - $43,750
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MEDIAN: $32,426
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Scanner Operator Salary (?
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$8.61 - $16.30
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,273 - $43,750  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $505  
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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$18,159 - $38,785  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.61 - $16.30  
   
Overtime
$12.91 - $28.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $505  
   
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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$18,159 - $38,785  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 176
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Job Description for Scanner Operator

Scanner operators are responsible for operating and maintaining scanner equipment for their organization. They are in charge of setting up scanners and making sure all hardware works correctly before use. In addition, they interact with other operators and team members, troubleshoot scanner equipment, read scanner codes, and interact with the scanner to verify software versions and update scanner applications.
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Scanner Operator Tasks
  • Monitor and maintain equipment, correcting problems and calibrating when required.
  • Quality check all scanned documents, correcting malfunctions and processing to ensure a legible, usable digital file is created.
  • Organize documents and files, preparing and scanning all files not in the computer system.
  • Collect, answer, and distribute mail to correct departments.

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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Houston
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National Average
$25,000
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Experience Affects Scanner Operator Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$25,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 36%
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