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 New York. On average, they make less than exterminators but more than janitors.

Career Median Salary
Exterminator salary $39K
Upholsterer salary $38K
Tailor salary $36K
Piano tuner salary $36K
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $37K
Switchboard operator salary $35K
Security guard salary $35K
Office clerk salary $34K
Housekeeping cleaner salary $29K
Janitor salary $31K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)