Field Operator III Salary in the United States

How much does a Field Operator III make in the United States? The average Field Operator III salary in the United States is $63,501 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $56,805 and $69,862. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Field Operator III sets up, operates and troubleshoots a variety of machines and/or equipment on customer site in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position and secure machinery. Being a Field Operator III adjusts and operates a certain equipment to complete assigned task safely and timely. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Field Operator III may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. To be a Field Operator III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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