Crane Operator Salary

The average wage for a Crane Operator is AU$29.17 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$45,615 - AU$177,539
(Median)
AU$46K
AU$96K
AU$180K
MEDIAN: AU$95,864
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AU$22.23 - AU$40.41
(Median)
AU$22
AU$29
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$45,615 - AU$177,539  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$47,503 - AU$116,350  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$29AU$58AU$87
Hourly Rate
AU$22.23 - AU$40.41  
   
Overtime
AU$20.27 - AU$86.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$47,503 - AU$116,350  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Pay by Experience Level for Crane Operator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Crane Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
AU$68,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 85%
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