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Average Switchboard Operator Hourly Pay

$13.03
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$506
Bonus
$1,480
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The average hourly pay for a Switchboard Operator is $13.03.
10%
$10.25
MEDIAN
$13.03
90%
$17.61
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$0 - $3,973
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1,480
Total Pay
$21,312 - $36,943
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What Do Switchboard Operators Do?

Job Satisfaction for Switchboard Operator

3.7 out of 5
(72)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Switchboard Operators?

Skills in Customer Service and Call Center Operations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inbound Calls, Data Entry and Oral / Verbal Communication.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Switchboard Operators?

An entry-level Switchboard Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.82 based on 14 salaries. An early career Switchboard Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.29 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Switchboard Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.84 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Switchboard Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.05 based on 68 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with Switchboard Operator in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 34.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Birmingham, Alabama (7.4% more) and Pensacola, Florida (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (6.4% less) and Little Rock, Arkansas (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 286 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.9%
Early Career
32.5%
Mid Career
19.9%
Experienced
23.8%
Late Career
18.9%