Senior Lead Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$83,000
$53,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$129,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Citi
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does a senior lead operator make?
Senior Lead Operators in America make an average salary of $83,700 per year or $40.24 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $53,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $130,000. Finance companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Senior Lead Operator salaries are Washington, Idaho, Colorado, Alabama, and California. The typical tenure for a Senior Lead Operator is 4.6 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Operator
$34,129

Average Senior Lead Operator Salary By Location

As a Senior Lead Operator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $83,700 per year or $40.24 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Senior Lead Operator salaries at $106,059 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Senior Lead Operators is $55,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Lead Operator salaries are Washington, Idaho, Colorado, Alabama, California, Montana, and Texas. Ohio, Arkansas, Wisconsin, Louisiana, and Tennessee have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Lead Operators.

Map of Senior Lead Operator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Senior Lead Operators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Senior Lead Operator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Senior Lead Operator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Finance companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Senior Lead Operators at Citi and JPMorgan Chase report the highest salaries. Companies like BNP Paribas and Biogen also pay high salaries to their Senior Lead Operators.
Company
Average Salary
$113,218
$113k
$106,359
$106k
$97,004
$97k
$88,042
$88k
$84,826
$85k

Average Senior Lead Operator Pay By Industry

Senior Lead Operator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Finance companies, Manufacturing companies, and Energy companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Lead Operators. Finance companies pay Senior Lead Operators an average salary of $89,729, Manufacturing companies pay $83,792, and Energy companys come in at $82,462. The average salary for Senior Lead Operators in the Utilities industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $61,632.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$89,729
$90k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$83,792
$84k
Energy
Energy
$82,462
$82k
Technology
Technology
$73,947
$74k
Health Care
Health Care
$66,411
$66k
Utilities
Utilities
$61,632
$62k

Senior Lead Operator Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Senior Lead Operator Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
SR. Operator-(Team Lead)
SR. Operator-(Team Lead)
03/07/2020
03/07/2020
$48,189
$48,189
Senior Lead Operator
Senior Lead Operator
01/25/2020
01/25/2020
$37,566
$37,566
City of Irvine, Ca
City of Irvine, Ca
Senior Lead Operator
Senior Lead Operator
01/17/2020
01/17/2020
$39,486
$39,486
Senior Lead Operator
Senior Lead Operator
12/22/2019
12/22/2019
$37,566
$37,566
Senior Lead Operator
Senior Lead Operator
11/14/2019
11/14/2019
$37,566
$37,566
Senior Lead, BIZ OPS
Senior Lead, BIZ OPS
07/31/2019
07/31/2019
$110,800
$110,800
Senior Lead Operator
Senior Lead Operator
06/23/2019
06/23/2019
$37,566
$37,566
Brillio, LLC
Brillio, LLC
Senior Lead-Operations
Senior Lead-Operations
06/03/2017
06/03/2017
$65,000
$65,000
Senior Project Leader, Supply Chain Operations
Senior Project Leader, Supply Chain Operations
04/01/2017
04/01/2017
$150,000
$150,000
Senior Lead Platform Operations Engineer
Senior Lead Platform Operations Engineer
02/21/2017
02/21/2017
$103,200
$103,200