AU$60,019
Avg. Salary
AU$24.57
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Computer Operator is AU$24.57 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Operator is AU$60,019 per year.

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MEDIAN AU$60,019
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Salary AU$43,731 - AU$72,000
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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AU$41,993 - AU$68,487
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$19.52 - AU$30.00
Overtime AU$51.04
Annual Data AU$0AU$68K
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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AU$41,993 - AU$68,487
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

Job Description for Computer Operator

A computer operator performs a variety of tasks, including the operation of multiprocessing computers and organizing, maintaining, and distributing related reports. They must able to operate electronic computer systems in a big-data communication environment, as well as be able to read and understand manuals and instructions to perform job duties. Some of the most important functions of a computer operator include having to operate computers, mini/micro computers, printers, PCs, and mainframes. He or she also creates and maintains operations documents and must be able to plan a daily schedule for job control set-up. Additionally, they need to do some math calculations quickly and accurately and type at a fast rate. A computer operator need to have a strong knowledge in the specific operations expected by their organization; they should be able to work independently in performing his or her job duties.

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Operator

Pay by Experience for a Computer Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Computer Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 11 salaries. A Computer Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

5%

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National Average: AU$56,586

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Key Stats for Computer Operator

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Computer Operator Salaries

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼2%

▼12%

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%