A Heavy Machine Operator earns an average wage of C$22.56 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

C$32,702 - C$63,077
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$48,000
50%

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C$15.26 - C$37.53
C$15
C$23
C$38
MEDIAN: C$22.56
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$48,000  
   
Bonus
C$590  
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$32,825 - C$77,570  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$15.26 - C$37.53  
   
Overtime
C$21.12 - C$58.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$590  
   
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$32,825 - C$77,570  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Machine Operator

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

Key Stats for Heavy Machine Operator

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Heavy Machine Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 38%

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
C$48,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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