Alternate Job Titles: Senior Computer Operator, Computer Operator III
How much does a Computer Operator III make? The median annual Computer Operator III salary is $58,360, as of March 31, 2017, with a range usually between $50,148-$65,642, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Computer Operator III in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Computer Operator III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Computer Operator III in the United States is $58,360, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Computer Operator III in the United States are expected to make less than $58,360.
Source: HR Reported data as of March 31, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Computer Operator III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Computer Operator III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of April 2017
Operates and monitors computer equipment. Performs routine tasks to maintain computer equipment and their peripherals. Loads peripheral equipment such as tapes and printer paper for operating runs. Observes peripheral equipment and error messages displayed on monitor of terminal to detect faulty output or machine stoppage. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and at least 5 years of experience as a computer operator. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. May report directly to an project lead or manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description