Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 78,999 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: February 18, 2018
Average salary
$13.88 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$29.70
Salary Distribution

How much does an Operator make in the United States?

The average salary for an Operator is $13.88 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 78,999 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for an Operator is 1-3 years.
Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
186 salaries
$23.00 per hour
$22.27 per hour
$21.69 per hour
$20.79 per hour
27 salaries
$20.51 per hour
$20.14 per hour
$19.09 per hour
31 salaries
$19.50 per hour
$18.78 per hour
$19.01 per hour
Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$11.47 per hour
$14.93 per hour
$20.52 per hour
$18.50 per hour
$16.39 per hour

Operator job openings

Chemical Operations
Stepan Company
Elwood, IL
Power Plant Operator
Western Connecticut Health Network
Norwalk, CT
Process Operator
The Dow Chemical Company
Texas City, TX
Operator Jobs