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 Wyoming. On average, they make less than medical secretaries but more than receptionists.

Career Median Salary
Medical secretary salary $34K
Printing worker salary $35K
Security guard salary $30K
Stock clerk salary $29K
Library assistant salary $30K
Switchboard operator salary $30K
Hairdresser salary $29K
Recreation worker salary $26K
Janitor salary $28K
Receptionist salary $29K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)