Scoreboard Operator

Watch players at athletic event and record progress of game on scoreboard.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$16,000 – $50,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Scoreboard Operators do?

Watches players and officials at athletic event and posts or moves indicators and buttons to record progress of game on scoreboard to inform spectators. Confers, by telephone, with ANNOUNCER or sideline officials to verify observation of plays.

Should I be a Scoreboard Operator?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.

  • Also known as: Head Scorer

    How to become a Scoreboard Operator

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