Switchboard operator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Switchboard operator salary by state

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

How do switchboard operator salaries compare to similar careers?

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

Career Median Salary
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $29K
Receptionist salary $28K
Teller salary $28K
Courier salary $27K
Hand sewer salary $28K
Switchboard operator salary $28K
Janitor salary $25K
Stock clerk salary $25K
Library assistant salary $25K
Florist salary $25K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)