TELEPHONE OPERATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$19,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$62,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
LifeBridge Health
Highest Paying City
Minneapolis, MN
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a telephone operator make?
As a Telephone Operator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $34,606 per year or $16.64 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $62,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $19,000. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Telephone Operator salaries are Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, and North Dakota. Most Telephone Operators spend 3.1 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Operator
$12,693

Average Telephone Operator Salary By Company

Telephone Operator jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Telephone Operators are LifeBridge Health and US Oncology Holdings Inc.. In addition, companies like Children's Specialized Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City report highly competitive salaries for Telephone Operators.

Average Telephone Operator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Telephone Operator in the United States is $34,606 per year or $16.64 per hour. The city with the highest Telephone Operator salary is Minneapolis, MN at $48,576 per year. Even an entry-level Telephone Operator makes $33,000 per year in Minneapolis, MN. Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, and North Dakota are the highest paying states. Tennessee, Arizona, Kentucky, New Mexico, and Arkansas are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Minneapolis, MN
$48,576
2
Salt Lake City, UT
$46,259
3
Santa Clara, CA
$44,373
4
Boston, MA
$41,826
5
New Britain, CT
$41,228

RECENTLY ADDED Telephone Operator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Telephone Operator
10/24/2019
$30,344
Indian Health Service
Telephone Operator
10/19/2019
$27,030
Telephone Operator
09/21/2019
$33,806
Telephone Operator
09/21/2019
$32,298
Telephone Operator
09/21/2019
$32,529
Randstad
Telephone Operator
09/18/2019
$31,305
Randstad
Telephone Operator
08/30/2019
$27,131
Telephone Operator
08/28/2019
$32,529
Telephone Operator
08/28/2019
$30,580
Telephone Operator
08/28/2019
$33,064
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