Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Elevator Operator is $15.21
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Elevator Operators?
An early career Elevator Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.58 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Elevator Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.96 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Elevator …Read more
What Do Elevator Operators Do?
Although most modern elevators are easily operated by individual riders, some older buildings and luxurious high-rises for apartments and offices still employ elevator operators. These individuals operate the elevator by requesting floor destinations and stopping the car at required floors and informing riders of arrival. In many situations, they may also offer amenities, such as candies or newspapers.
The elevator operator's job is typically straightforward, and the actual operation of the …Read more