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Computer Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$42,523 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Operator is $42,523 a year and $20 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Operator is between $31,407 and $51,782. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Observes the operation of computer hardware systems, which include, but are not limited to, mainframes, minicomputers, and networks of personal computers, ensuring usage as efficiently as possible.
  • Foresees problems and takes preventative action that may occur during operations.
  • Operates computer hardware systems to process business, scientific, engineering, or other data, according to operating instructions.
  • Controls the console and sets controls required to run particular jobs.
Computer Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Computer Operators

Job family population: 40,400

Estimated population of Computer Operator jobs: 18,025

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Computer Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Mar 12
Mobile, AL, USA
Arey Jones Educational Solutions
... with operating system & software knowledge. Position would require use of your own vehicle in and ... computer hardware, integration, logistics, service, and support to the education and local ...
Networking Operator
Feb 25
Birmingham, AL, USA
The NOC Operator will utilize monitoring, alerting and ticketing tools; utilize, maintain and ... computer mainframe experience and/or 6 months exposure to Control-M, JAMS, and ServiceNow ...
Systems Administrator
Mar 6
Mobile, AL, USA
Long's Human Resource Services
... computer hardware, and operating system software; maintains working technical knowledge of networking and Active Directory, data tools such as PostgreSQL, Hadoop, and Elastic Search, operating ...
Systems Administrator
Mar 19
Huntsville, AL, USA
Tec-Masters, Inc.
A bachelor's degree in computer science, management of technology, MIS and other related field or ... and Operating System Certification (Windows) • Experience with administration of Microsoft ...
Systems Administrator- Servers and Networking
Mar 19
Huntsville, AL, USA
Tec-Masters, Inc.
... and Operating System Certification (Windows) • Experience with administration of Microsoft ... Computer Science, Management of Technology, Management of Information Systems (MIS) or other ...
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