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Switchboard Operator Assistant Salary
in Alexandria, Virginia

$75,389 (USD)

Average Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly

$1,455

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is $75,389 a year and $36 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Switchboard Operator Assistant is between $54,223 and $92,954. 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 Alexandria, Virginia.

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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 Alexandria, Virginia, 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:
$87,397
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria Cost of Living Score:

Description: Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2016, the population was estimated to be 160,530. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract...

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