The average rate for an Equipment Operator is C$24.76 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$25,447 - C$105,066
C$25K
C$53K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$52,981
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50%
90%

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C$17.15 - C$35.08
C$17
C$25
C$35
MEDIAN: C$24.76
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$25,447 - C$105,066  
   
Bonus
C$2,526  
Profit Sharing
C$4,750  
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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C$35,384 - C$91,226  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$17.15 - C$35.08  
   
Overtime
C$26.01 - C$53.03  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$2,526  
   
Profit Sharing
C$4,750  
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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C$35,384 - C$91,226  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 210

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Pay by Experience Level for Equipment Operator

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$54,591

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Key Stats for Equipment Operator

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Equipment Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲13%

▲11%

National Average
C$55,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Equipment Operator Salaries

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
▲4%

National Average
C$55,000

Equipment Maintenance
▼5%

Machine Operation
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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