Switchboard Operators (Including Answering Service)

Top 3 Switchboard Operator Jobs

  • Switchboard Operator - Bonney-Watson - Seattle, WA

    Summary: Answers incoming calls and assistance and general administrative duties. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. * Answers incoming ...

  • Phone/Switchboard Operator - FAIRMONT - Seattle, WA

    We are seeking a Full Time Service Phone Operator to join our team in providing exceptional service to our hotel guests. Your effective and engaging communication will be the key when speaking to ...

  • Scheduling - Northwest Primary Care - Portland, OR

    Scheduler, Switchboard Operator Northwest Primary Care Group We are looking for a individual to join our Scheduler, Switchboard team full time. Responsibilities Patient appointment scheduling ...

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What Switchboard operators Do

Operate telephone business systems equipment or switchboards to relay incoming, outgoing, and interoffice calls. May supply information to callers and record messages.


Switchboard operator Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 59,900
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $30,150

Job Outlook for Switchboard operators

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -13,600
  • Growth rate: -23 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Switchboard operator

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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