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PBX Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,610 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a PBX Operator is $35,610 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a PBX Operator is between $27,387 and $42,313. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a PBX Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Operates switchboard equipment to relay incoming, outgoing, and interoffice calls.
  • Interrupts busy lines if an emergency warrants interruption.
  • Assists individuals in making telephone calls.
  • Helps individuals having difficulties with automated phone systems.
PBX Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Telephone Operators

Job family population: 6,310

Estimated population of PBX Operator jobs: 1,333

Rate of error: 8.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

PBX Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

PBX - Telephone Operator
Apr 8
Chicago, IL, USA
The PBX Telephone Operator must work well handling a high volume of calls. The PBX Telephone Operator should be comfortable and able to answer questions relating to the hotel. Hyatt associates work ...
Front Desk Agent
Mar 11
Chicago, IL, USA
Other duties include processing forms of payment and responding to guest inquires, assisting with PBX Operator functions and assisting the Guest Services team with luggage services and concierge ...
Front Desk Agent
Apr 16
Chicago, IL, USA
The Robey Hotel
... Desk and PBX. Responsibilities • Answering telephones promptly and professionally with ... hotel operated by Grupo Habita, is housed in the 1929 landmark Art Deco Northwest Tower in the ...
Towing & Recovery Operator
May 8
Hubly's Towing & Repair INC.
Seeking experienced heavy-duty towing and recovery operator. Previous experience is required in all areas, of heavy duty towing, recovery, and road service. OR Light/med. duty operator that possess ...
Townsend Shaver Operator
May 7
Cicero, IL, USA
American Jebco Corporation
Seeking experienced machine operator that is familiar with Townsend Shaving machines. Skills must include tool sharpening, machine troubleshooting and setup. Must have experience using micrometer and ...
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