$31,324
Avg. Salary
$10.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$6,000

Bonus

$159

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Board Operator is $10.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Board Operator is $31,324 per year.

10%
$8.58
10%
$10.96
50%
$38.25
90%
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MEDIAN $10.96
10%
$19k
10%
$31k
50%
$87k
90%
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MEDIAN $31,324
$18,626 - $86,750
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$87K
MEDIAN: $31,324
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$0$86K
Salary $18,626 - $86,750
Bonus $1,479 - $15,000
Commission $159
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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$18,220 - $85,429
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $8.58 - $38.25
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $9.30 - $59.21
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $1,479 - $15,000
Commission $159
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).
)
$18,220 - $85,429
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 95

Job Description for Board Operator

Board operators work behind the scenes at radio stations by using an audio-mixing board to control what sounds and sound effects are heard on listeners' favorite radio programs. Board operators generally perform background duties so the radio host can focus on performing the best vocal show possible. In many large and small radio stations, they occasionally get air-time with the radio hosts, as well.

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Board Operator Tasks
  • Run the control board and studio during live shows.
  • Monitor live contests and screen phone listeners.
  • Execute on-air changes and pre-programed shows.

Board Operator Job Listings

Key Stats for Board Operator

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Board Operator Salaries

Experienced
▲72%

Mid-Career
▲28%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 52%