COMPUTER OPERATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$40,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$40,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Lake Oswego, OR
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does a computer operator make?
The national average salary for a Computer Operator in the U.S. is $40,701 annually or $19.57 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $72,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $22,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Computer Operator salaries are Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, and Idaho. The typical tenure for a Computer Operator is 4.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Operator
$12,693

Average Computer Operator Salary By Company

Computer Operators report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Computer Operators are in Professional companies and Internet companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Computer Operators are Weston Solutions Holdings, Inc. and Carle Foundation Hospital. In addition, companies like CASE North America and Science Applications International ... report highly competitive salaries for Computer Operators.

Average Computer Operator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Computer Operator in the USA is $40,701 annually or $19.57 hourly. The city with the highest Computer Operator salary is Lake Oswego, OR at $67,259 per year. Even an entry-level Computer Operator makes $42,000 per year in Lake Oswego, OR. The top 5 states with the highest reported Computer Operator salaries are Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, and Idaho. On the other hand, Florida, South Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Oklahoma report the lowest wages for Computer Operators.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Lake Oswego, OR
$67,259
2
Salt Lake City, UT
$53,842
3
Sacramento, CA
$51,824
4
Burlington, MA
$50,251
5
Aurora, CO
$49,246

Average Computer Operator Salary By Industry

Computer Operator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Internet companies, Technology companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Computer Operators. Internet companies pay their Computer Operators the highest wages, averaging $42,919 per year. Technology companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $41,583 and $41,390, respectively. The types of companies that pay Computer Operators the least are in the Health Care industry, where the average annual salary is $39,123.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$42,919
2
Technology
$41,583
3
Manufacturing
$41,390
4
Professional
$41,334
5
Hospitality
$40,417

RECENTLY ADDED Computer Operator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Hirelevel
Computer Operator
10/31/2019
$35,479
Hirelevel
Computer Operator
10/31/2019
$35,479
Cortech
Computer Operator
10/31/2019
$44,724
Hirelevel
Computer Operator
10/31/2019
$35,479
Paychex
Computer Operator
10/29/2019
$25,044
Selectek
Computer Operator
10/29/2019
$31,305
Salem State College
Computer Operator
10/26/2019
$51,984
Randstad
Computer Operator
10/15/2019
$31,305
Randstad
Computer Operator
10/15/2019
$31,305
10/09/2019
$22,143
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