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Private Branch Exchange Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,616 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Private Branch Exchange Operator is $35,616 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Private Branch Exchange Operator is between $27,392 and $42,320. 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.
Private Branch Exchange Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Telephone Operators

Job family population: 6,310

Estimated population of Private Branch Exchange Operator jobs: 1,333

Rate of error: 8.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Private Branch Exchange Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Regional Business Development Manager
Apr 26
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QC Inspector
Apr 23
Melrose Park, IL, USA
Implement and improve quality control operating procedures * Identify and troubleshoot equipment ... Private Companies in 2017, is a privately owned, full service staffing firm founded in 1998. The ...
Warehouse Freight Handler
May 17
Elk Grove, IL, USA
OIA is privately owned by Indianapolis-based LDI, Ltd., with more than a century of experience ... This position reports to the Branch Manager. ore Responsibilities & Duties : * Responsible for the ...
Marketing & Management Trainee
May 24
Orland Park, IL, USA
SCMG is a premiere, privately owned and operated sales and marketing firm in Tinley Park looking to ... Advancement to the Branch Management position will only be given after a proven track record within ...
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