Beta

Operator salary in the United States

Average total salary*
$45,500/yr
Average per year
$45,500
Average per year
$45,500
$19,500
Total salary range**
$117,000
w2 icon
Based on 22,878 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Operators make in the United States?
The average total salary for a Operator in the United States is $45,500 per year. This is based on data from 22,878 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Operator in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
Learn more about Mint Salary
Average per year
$45,500
Average per year
$45,500
$19,500
Total salary range**
$117,000
w2 icon
Based on 22,878 income tax records from TurboTax
mint phone
Track your money in Mint
Save more of what you earn when you budget in Mint. See pay day alerts, track spending, and view ways to grow your net worth.

Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
icon
Phillips 66 Company, Brazoria County, TX
11 income tax records
$143,000/yr
$125K – $153K
icon
Equistar Chemicals, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$125K – $156K
icon
Marathon Petroleum, Galveston County, TX
18 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$130K – $141K
icon
Chevron, Jackson County, MS
14 income tax records
$130,500/yr
$124K – $140K
icon
Sinclair Oil, Carbon County, WY
10 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$124K – $137K
icon
ExxonMobil, Jefferson County, TX
10 income tax records
$126,500/yr
$101K – $142K
icon
Citgo Petroleum, Calcasieu County, LA
15 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$108K – $129K
icon
Olin, Brazoria County, TX
17 income tax records
$116,000/yr
$92K – $123K
icon
Westlake Management Services, Calcasieu County, LA
16 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$97K – $119K
icon
Dow, Brazoria County, TX
22 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$68K – $109K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
icon
Lake Charles Metro Area, LA
142 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$69K – $117K
icon
Bellingham Metro Area, WA
54 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$51K – $128K
icon
Beaumont Metro Area, TX
246 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$52K – $115K
icon
Baton Rouge Metro Area, LA
255 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$49K – $110K
icon
San Francisco Metro Area, CA
90 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$49K – $104K
icon
Houston Metro Area, TX
1,059 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$47K – $109K
icon
Corpus Christi Metro Area, TX
116 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$48K – $111K
icon
Syracuse Metro Area, NY
57 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$49K – $82K
icon
New Orleans Metro Area, LA
186 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$46K – $99K
icon
Mobile Metro Area, AL
115 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$47K – $83K

Operator demographics

single icon
65% are single
married icon
35% are married
have kids icon
43% have kids
own a home icon
26% own a home

Operator salaries by age

$0
$12,500
$25,000
$37,500
$50,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Operators

22,878 full-time salaries from 2019

How much do similar occupations make?

occupation icon
Utility Operator
774 income tax records
$44,500/yr
occupation icon
Train Operator
248 income tax records
$73,000/yr
occupation icon
Switchboard Operator
344 income tax records
$28,500/yr
occupation icon
Telephone Operator
775 income tax records
$26,500/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.