The salary statistics of office machine operators (except computer) are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of office machine operators (except computer) within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The office machine operators (except computer) annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for office machine operators (except computer). The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) office machine operators (except computer) is $48,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $30,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,530. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 134% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of office machine operators (except computer) from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of office machine operators (except computer) in 18 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for office machine operators (except computer) occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $49,940. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $26,710).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
From the above tables we note that not only office machine operators (except computer) salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of office machine operators (except computer) in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $20,450 to $45,950. The highest paying state for office machine operators (except computer) is Hawaii with a median annual salary of $45,950. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $20,450. For more salary information of office machine operators (except computer) profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |