Demographic information on Computer operators in the US. The average age of male Computer operators in the workforce is 42.2 and of female Computer operators is 45.5, and the most common race/ethnicity for Computer operators is White.
Data on higher education choices for Computer operators from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Computer operators is Business but a relatively high number of Computer operators hold a major in Natural Resources & Conservation.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Computer operators from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Computer operators need many skills, but most especially Monitoring, Operation Monitoring, and Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Computer operators need more than the average amount of Programming, Troubleshooting, and Management of Material Resources.
Projections on wages and job growth for Computer operators from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Computer operators are expected to see a growth of -19% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.