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Switchboard Operator Assistant Salary
in San Francisco, California

$83,354 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is $83,354 a year and $40 an hour in San Francisco, California, United States. The average salary range for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is between $59,952 and $102,775. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Switchboard Operator Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Francisco, California.

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Job Summary

  • Compiles gauge readings and performs other tasks as directed by switchboard operator in electric-generating plant: records gauge and meter readings on switchboard and panelboards at specified intervals.
  • Opens and closes switches to regulate generation and flow of electric power.
  • Cleans and oils mechanical and electrical equipment and reports malfunctions, such as meter fluctuations, abnormal sounds, and overheating.
  • May assist in performing tests to diagnose and locate cause of equipment malfunction.
  • May work in substation that distributes and generates electric power and be designated substation operator helper, generation.
Switchboard Operator Assistant Job Prevalence in San Francisco, California, United States

Job family: Power Distributors and Dispatchers

Job family population: 12,110

Estimated population of Switchboard Operator Assistant jobs: 1,754

Rate of error: 3.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: San Francisco (SF; , Spanish: [san fɾanˈsisko]; Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is a city in, and the cultural, commercial, and financial center of, Northern California. San Francisco is the 13th-most populous city in the United States, and the fourth-most populous in California, with 883,305 residents as of 2018. It covers an area of about 46.89 square miles (121.4 km2), mostly at the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula in the San Francisco Bay Area, making it the second-most densely populated large US city, and the fifth-most densely populated U.S. county, behind...

Switchboard Operator Assistant Job Listings for San Francisco, California

Call Center Telephone Operator - Req# 041019 San Francisco, CA
Apr 11
San Francisco, CA, USA
Project HIRED
Telephone Operator's answer calls that come into a switchboard in the Veterans Administration ... Research and find extensions for patients and employees * Assist employees, patients, and ...
Guest Service Agent
Jun 24
Hayward, CA, USA
Sheraton Palo Alto - Pacific Hotel Management
May assist with other duties as assigned. The Guest Services Agent will report directly to the ... Basic reading and writing plus six months experience as a phone/switchboard operator. * High School ...
Receptionist / Cashier
Apr 29
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Stevens Creek Nissan
We are a family-owned and operated business have been since the 1980s. Our rapid growth and fast ... Operate switchboard telephone system * Communicate with callers in a professional, friendly and ...
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