ContentsOccupational Report for Computer Operators (43-9011) , Oregon Statewide
Monitor and control electronic computer and peripheral electronic data processing equipment to process business, scientific, engineering, and other data according to operating instructions. Monitor and respond to operating and error messages. May enter commands at a computer terminal and set controls on computer and peripheral devices. Excludes "Computer Occupations" (15-1100) and "Data Entry Keyers" (43-9021).The following related career videos are available from America's Career InfoNet:
Employment Outlook for Computer Operators
Current Employment Department Job Openings for Computer Operators There are 3 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 3 are listed below.
Job Openings from the Web for Computer Operators The following job openings have been automatically extracted from various sites across the Web. These links are provided as supplemental resources. However, the Employment Department cannot validate these openings nor endorse any of these external sites. Some of these jobs may no longer be open. In some cases, a single opening may be posted on multiple sites. There are 2 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 2 are listed below.
State of Oregon License Information for Computer Operators No statewide license is required for this occupation.
Wages for Computer Operators
Regional Employment Projections for Computer Operators
These estimates do not include self-employment. Replacement openings are caused by existing workers permanently leaving their occupation. Many additional job openings occur due to job changes within occupations.Data Sources and Limitations
Industries of Employment for Computer Operators
Educational Requirements for Computer Operators The typical entry level education for this occupation is a high school diploma or equivalent. In addition, moderate-term on-the-job training is typically needed, once employed, to attain competency in the skills needed in this occupation.
Skills for Computer Operators
Schools and Training Providers for Computer Operators No programs of training are associated with this occupation.
Career Pathway Roadmaps for Computer Operators These Oregon community colleges have defined career pathway roadmaps to facilitate entry into this occupation:
Related Occupations The scores listed below indicates how closely the skills for Computer Operators matches the occupation in the list. A score of 100% means the occupations have identical skill sets. A maximum of 10 occupations are displayed below.