How much does a Operator make?

Updated Oct 7, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$44,292 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,325 salaries

$27K

Low

$44K

Average

$74K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Operator is $44,292 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Operator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3325 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Operator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Operator$44,292 /yr
L3
Senior Operator$49,309 /yr
L4
Operator IV$60,336 /yr
Career Path

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Frequently asked questions about an Operator salaries

The national average salary for an Operator is $44,292 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Operator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3325 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Operator employees.

The highest salary for an Operator in United States is $73,791 per year.

The lowest salary for an Operator in United States is $26,586 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent operator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$85,000
per year
A Revenue Operations Manager in the Napa, CA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Napa, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An Operation in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$59,000
per year
An Operations Manager in the Lafayette, IN Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Lafayette, IN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
An Operation Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$76,562
per year
An Operations Manager in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $76,562 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$50,360
per year
An Operations Manager in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $50,360 per year
Job Highlights
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
An Operations in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$96,000
per year
An Operations Manager in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k stock bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$86,000
per year
A Ramp Operations Manager in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $86,000 per year
Additional Pay
$17k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment