Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Surveillance Operator is $14.70
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Surveillance Operators?
An entry-level Surveillance Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.40 based on 10 salaries. An early career Surveillance Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.15 based on 60 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Surveillance Operators Do?
Surveillance operators work in a fast-paced profession; although no degree is required for this position, specialized training is required to use complex, high-tech surveillance equipment. Surveillance operators generally monitor casino floors; because casinos are relatively large and require an unspeakable amount of surveillance, these operators may work on teams to monitor the entire facility.
To monitor set areas with many patrons and casino employees playing fast-paced games, those in this …Read more
- Operate surveillance equipment, including troubleshooting and documenting maintenance and problems.
- Observe and sustain ongoing operations, and prevent disruptions.
- Cooperate with law enforcement and management to enforce and maintain standards.
- Record and report illegal activity and violations of policy or regulations.