HEAD OPERATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$130,000
$90,000
Min 10%
$130,000
Median 50%
$187,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Precision Castparts
Highest Paying City
Stamford, CT
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a head operator make?
The national average salary for a Head Operator in the United States is $130,557 per year or $62.77 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $187,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $90,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Head Operators are Internet companies and Finance companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Head Operator salaries are Rhode Island, South Dakota, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Head Operator is 3.6 years.

Average Head Operator Salary By Company

If you are a Head Operator, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Internet companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Precision Castparts and Columbia Sportswear are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like NerdWallet and Aon report highly competitive salaries for Head Operators.

Average Head Operator Salary By Location

Head Operators in the US makes an average salary of $130,557 per year or $62.77 per hour. Head Operators make the most in Stamford, CT at about $130,484 per year. Not only that, Stamford, CT also has an average entry-level salary of $76,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Head Operator salaries are Rhode Island, South Dakota, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Washington. On the other hand, Arkansas, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Missouri report the lowest wages for Head Operators.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Stamford, CT
$130,484
2
Boston, MA
$129,976
3
New York, NY
$129,934
4
Hoboken, NJ
$129,691
5
Redmond, WA
$127,885

Average Head Operator Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Head Operator works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Utilities companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Head Operators. Telecommunication companies pay their Head Operators the highest wages, averaging $140,453 per year. Utilities companies and Finance companies pay well too, at $137,083 and $126,037, respectively. The average salary for Head Operators in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $118,285.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$140,453
2
Utilities
$137,083
3
Finance
$126,037
4
Manufacturing
$125,711
5
Internet
$125,440

RECENTLY ADDED Head Operator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Resourcinggroup
Head Operator
08/04/2019
$120,000
Atrium Staffing
Head Operator
06/26/2019
$45,000
Imprint Projects
Head Operator
06/10/2019
$100,000
U.S. Marine Corps
Head Operator
05/18/2019
$145,000
Ameripark LLC
Head of Operational Exellence
03/22/2019
$250,000
Head of Operations
03/20/2019
$225,000
CSS Payroll Co
Global Head of People Operations
03/20/2019
$130,000
Esperanto Technologies, Inc.
Head Global Office Operations
03/11/2019
$140,000
CLSA Americas, LLC
Head of Technology Operations, US Execution & Core Services
03/07/2019
$146,720
Publica LLC
Head of Growth and Operations
03/07/2019
$114,234
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