Salary for
Surveillance Operator in the United States

How much does a Surveillance Operator earn in the United States? The average Surveillance Operator salary in the United States is $33,927 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $30,802 and $37,909. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Operates all surveillance computer equipment. Monitors all areas of the property and closely observes a target game, staff member, or customer. Ensures compliance with applicable gaming regulations. Reports improper activity or disturbances to supervisor or security team for further investigation. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area.

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  1. This Job:

    Surveillance Operator

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Surveillance Technician

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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