Operator Salaries in Illinois

Salary estimated from 824 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 8, 2019
Average in Illinois
$15.50 per hour
7% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$30.90
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Overtime pay
$5,625
/ year

How much does an Operator make in Illinois?

The average salary for an Operator is $15.50 per hour in Illinois, which is 7% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 824 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 Illinois
CompanyAverage salary
$16.75 per hour
$15.51 per hour
$14.85 per hour
$14.66 per hour
$14.68 per hour
$14.57 per hour
$16.29 per hour
$15.78 per hour
$14.12 per hour
$13.85 per hour
Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$16.54 per hour
$16.78 per hour
$16.54 per hour
$15.01 per hour
$10.76 per hour

Operator job openings

Chemical Process Operator
Honeywell
McCook, IL
Packaging Operator
Innophos, Inc.
Chicago, IL
Telecommunicator Trainee
State of Illinois
Illinois
Operator
Equistar Chemicals, LP
Tuscola, IL
Processing Clerk III - 7875OF
Exela Technologies
Naperville, IL
Night Staff Word Processing Operator
Chapman and Cutler LLP
Chicago, IL
Operator I
Shedd Aquarium
Chicago, IL
Chemical Process Operator
Mars
Aurora, IL
Chemical Process Operator
Mars
Aurora, IL
CNC Machine Operator / Machining - 2nd and 3rd Shift - Decatur, IL
Caterpillar
Decatur, IL
Terminal Operator
Kinder Morgan
Chicago, IL
Forklift Operator
WeatherTech
Bolingbrook, IL
Water Plant Operator
Broadview Westchester Joint Water Agency
Broadview, IL
Supply Handler 2nd and 3rd Shift
Baxter International
Round Lake, IL
40″ Press Operator
Grace Printing & Mailing
Illinois
Operator jobs in Illinois