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Switchboard Operator Assistant Salary
in Illinois, United States

$69,748 (USD)

Average Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly

$1,346

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is $69,748 a year and $34 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is between $50,166 and $85,999. 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 Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Illinois, 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:
$80,857
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Illinois, United States

Illinois Cost of Living Score:

Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Switchboard Operator Assistant Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Administrative Assistant
Jun 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Away Staffing Services
... assistant to perform general secretarial and accounting duties while serving as a receptionist ... and switchboard operator. The ideal candidate will be able to type at least 50 WPM. Daily duties ...
Front Desk Sales Assistant
May 29
Rockford, IL, USA
Collier RV Super Center, Inc
... Switchboard system for answering phone calls. Able to handle answering multiple incoming phone ... Locally owned and operated on site.
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