Office Machine Operators, Except Computer

General Information

Description

Operate one or more of a variety of office machines, such as photocopying, photographic, and duplicating machines, or other office machines.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit71.73%
  2. State and local government13.99%
  3. Private, not for profit6.67%
  4. Federal government5.33%
  5. Self-employed2.28%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$34,730

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$44,210
$24,450
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 67%
  • Bachelor's degree 17%
  • Post-secondary certificate 9%
  • Associate's degree 5%
  • Some college 0%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • English Language
  • Clerical
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Production and Processing

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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