Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 36,787 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 19, 2018
Average salary
$14.18 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$30.25
Salary Distribution

How much does an Operator make in the United States?

The average salary for an Operator is $14.18 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 36,787 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for an Operator is 1-3 years.
Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$26.22 per hour
$24.50 per hour
$20.62 per hour
$22.67 per hour
$21.16 per hour
$19.62 per hour
16 salaries
$19.51 per hour
$18.86 per hour
23 salaries
$18.29 per hour
$16.86 per hour
Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$15.19 per hour
$12.58 per hour
$14.91 per hour
$16.16 per hour
$16.12 per hour

Operator job openings

Operator, Plant (Tebone Plant)
Enterprise Products
Geismar, LA
Waste Water Operator
The Dow Chemical Company
South Charleston, WV
Production Operator
Lubrizol Corporation
Deer Park, TX
Operator Jobs