Switchboard operator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Switchboard operator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $32,450
Alabama $23,570
Arkansas $24,790
Arizona $28,370
California $33,150
Colorado $29,820
Connecticut $39,220
District of Columbia $41,720
Delaware $28,590
Florida $26,760
Georgia $30,340
Guam $22,330
Hawaii $41,250
Iowa $27,250
Idaho $27,970
Illinois $33,830
Indiana $28,420
Kansas $27,910
Kentucky $23,020
Louisiana $26,160
Massachusetts $33,760
Maryland $29,770
Maine $28,150
Michigan $30,360
Minnesota $34,680
Missouri $29,120
Mississippi $24,730
Montana $25,490
North Carolina $27,860
North Dakota $30,090
Nebraska $29,980
New Hampshire $31,380
New Jersey $29,870
New Mexico $29,370
Nevada $31,290
New York $34,900
Ohio $27,690
Oklahoma $26,600
Oregon $37,970
Pennsylvania $29,200
Puerto Rico $18,870
Rhode Island $31,020
South Carolina $26,220
South Dakota $27,190
Tennessee $27,700
Texas $25,630
Utah $24,840
Virginia $27,500
Virgin Islands $28,700
Vermont $29,750
Washington $34,100
Wisconsin $29,710
West Virginia $25,120
Wyoming $30,030

How do switchboard operator salaries compare to similar careers?

Switchboard operators earn about the same as related careers in Georgia. On average, they make less than painting, coating & decorating workers but more than nail technicians.

Career Median Salary
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $34K
Ambulance dispatcher salary $32K
Garbage collector salary $31K
Security guard salary $29K
Aesthetician salary $28K
Switchboard operator salary $30K
Teller salary $30K
Office clerk salary $28K
DJ salary $29K
Nail technician salary $27K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)