Radio Operator Salary in the United States

How much does a Radio Operator make in the United States? The average Radio Operator salary in the United States is $32,737 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $28,041 and $38,685. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Radio Operator?

A radio operator refers to a person who is responsible for the operations of a radio system. The profession of radio operator has become largely obsolete with the automation of radio-based tasks in recent decades. Nevertheless, radio operators are still employed in maritime and aviation fields. In most cases radio transmission is now only one of several tasks of a radio operator. In the United States, the title of Certified Radio Operator is granted to those who pass a test issued by the Society of Broadcast Engineers....

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Job Openings for Radio Operator
Hudspeth Inc. - Benicia , CA
... via two-way radio, and in writing. • Excellent customer relations skills. • Demonstrate a ... operating heavy equipment associated construction. • PREFER - Heavy Equipment Operator ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
The role of Shipping & Receiving Turret Operator entails a number of duties, tasks, and ... Working knowledge of Radio Frequency technology including R.F. gun navigation preferred.
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
EMBARK - Oklahoma City , OK
Apply with EMBARK at our Website at FULL-TIME BUS OPERATOR SALARY: $16.17 Hour beginning pay JOB ... Speech and hearing enough to communicate in person, by telephone and by two-way radio. * Must be ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
ASR Staffing Solutions, Inc. - Tampa , FL
We are seeking a Clamp Forklift Operator to join our team! Job Description: * Responsible for using ... Uses radio frequency equipment for picking, receiving and putaway, as required. * You will be ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Swedish Medical Center - Englewood , CO
Radio Frequency Identification for patient tracking (RFID) * OR Tracker * UDI tissue tracker ... Qualifications $10K Sign-on Bonus for experienced Operating Room RNs with 2 year commitment ...
Glassdoor - 2 days ago
Swedish Medical Center - Englewood , CO
... Radio Frequency Identification for patient tracking (RFID) * OR Tracker * UDI tissue tracker ... The Operating Room Registered Nurse is responsible for the care of patients in all-surgical ...
Glassdoor - 3 days ago