The average hourly pay for a Console Operator is $15.27.
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Job Description for Console Operator
Generally speaking, a console operator has to be proficient in computer systems and in the information technology field. They may have to monitor and supervise major mainframes for telecommunication networks, thus they have a significant role in the workplace. A console operator needs to have patience, especially when something goes wrong in the system. This person needs to be able to think critically in order to solve technical issues as quickly and as cost-effectively as possible. Console op…Read more
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Skills in Systems Computer/Console Operations, Customer Service, Microsoft Office and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1) are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Console Operator
An early career Console Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.34 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Console Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.02 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Console Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.75 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
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