Switchboard Operators (Including Answering Service)

Top 3 Switchboard Operator Jobs

  • Switchboard Operator - Baystate Medical Center - Westfield, MA

    Under the supervision of the Switchboard Manager, the Switchboard Operator , answers all incoming calls from both outside and inside the Medical Center. Performs responsibilities within the ...

  • Switchboard Operator - Long Beach, CA - The Lighthouse of Houston - Long Beach, CA

    VA Switchboard Supervisor Job Duties: * Answer all in-coming calls in a timely, courteous and ... Perform information operator work requiring knowledge of the organizational units and major ...

  • Switchboard Operator - Healthcare Staffing Professionals, Inc. - Santa Monica, CA

    Healthcare Staffing Professionals has an immediate need for a Switchboard Operator - Administrative to work in our clients medical offices in Santa Monica, CA. Pay Rate- $20/hr Work Location : Santa ...

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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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