Ride Operator salary in California

Average salary
Based on 207 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Ride Operators make?
The average total salary for a Ride Operator is $22,000 per year. This is based on data from 207 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Ride Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Ride Operator salary can vary between $15,500 to $37,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Ride Operator salary by company

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Salary range**
Magic Mountain, California
12 income tax records
$16K – $30K
Universal Studios, California
52 income tax records
$15K – $34K
Keystone Paying Agent, California
58 income tax records
$16K – $34K
Cedar Fair Entertainment, California
13 income tax records
$15K – $23K

Ride Operator demographics in California

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93% are single
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7% are married
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5% have kids
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14% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Ride Operators in California

207 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a ride operator in California is $22,000 per year. Ride operator salaries in California can vary between $15,500 to $37,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 207 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as ride operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for ride operators in California: Magic Mountain ($24,500 a year), Universal Studios ($23,000 a year), and Keystone Paying Agent ($21,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for ride operators in California: Long Beach, CA ($23,000 a year), Los Angeles, CA ($21,000 a year), and Anaheim, CA ($20,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.