How much does a Control Room Operator make?

Updated Aug 3, 2021

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$60,666 /yr
Average Base Pay

333 salaries

$33K

Low

$61K

Average

$110K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Control Room Operator is $60,666 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Control Room Operator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Control Room Operator employees.

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Production Technician$41,658 /yr
L3
Senior Production Technician$59,505 /yr
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NRG Energy
4.1

NRG Energy

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$50

 /hr
Range: $36 - $62
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$36

$62

$36 - $62 Range

G4S Secure Solutions
3.2

G4S Secure Solutions

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $45

$18

$45

$18 - $45 Range

NAES
3.8

NAES

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $38 - $59

$38

$59

$38 - $59 Range

TVA
4

TVA

Control Room Operator

$92,273

 /yr
Range: $90K - $143K

$90K

$143K

$90,054 - $142,819 Range

Covanta
3.7

Covanta

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $37 - $50

$37

$50

$37 - $50 Range

Amentum
3.5

Amentum

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$44

 /hr
Range: $36 - $46

$36

$46

$36 - $46 Range

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Securitas
3.1

Securitas

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

Securitas Security Services USA
2.8

Securitas Security Services USA

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $20

$12

$20

$12 - $20 Range

G4S
3.3

G4S

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $8 - $15

$8

$15

$8 - $15 Range

Dominion Energy
4.1

Dominion Energy

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$46

 /hr
Range: $28 - $53

$28

$53

$28 - $53 Range

AES Corporation
4.4

AES Corporation

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $47 - $51

$47

$51

$47 - $51 Range

Invenergy
3.9

Invenergy

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $29 - $30

$29

$30

$29 - $30 Range

City of Hobbs
3.2

City of Hobbs

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $20 - $20

$20

$20

$20 - $20 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Allied Universal
3.1

Allied Universal

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $20

$13

$20

$13 - $20 Range

AlliedBarton
2.9

AlliedBarton

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $24

$14

$24

$14 - $24 Range

Duke Energy
4

Duke Energy

Control Room Operator

$92,768

 /yr
Range: $66K - $96K

$66K

$96K

$65,574 - $96,158 Range

Veolia
3.6

Veolia

Control Room Operator

$74,120

 /yr
Range: $74K - $109K

$74K

$109K

$73,607 - $109,154 Range

Serco Group
3.3

Serco Group

Control Room Operator - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $16 - $17

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Control Room Operator salaries

The national average salary for a Control Room Operator is $60,666 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Control Room Operator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 333 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Control Room Operator employees.

The highest salary for a Control Room Operator in United States is $110,125 per year.

The lowest salary for a Control Room Operator in United States is $33,420 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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A LASER TECHNICIAN in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $28 per hour
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10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Starlink Production Technician in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
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Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Master Control Operator in the Green Bay, WI Area area reported making $13 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Green Bay, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Laser Operator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$52,000
per year
A Production Technician in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Production Technician in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
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Riverside, CA Area area
Temporary
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Live Events Technician in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Production Tech in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$37
hourly
A Production Technician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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