Heavy Equipment Operator at Waste Management, Inc. Salary

A Heavy Equipment Operator at Waste Management, Inc. Earns an average wage of $16.68 per hour. A skill in Blueprints is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$13.53 - $23.54
(Median)
$14
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.53 - $23.54  
   
Overtime
$19.08 - $34.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $493.16  
   
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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$30,213 - $58,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Equipment Operator

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

Waste Management, Inc. Reviews

What is it like working as a Heavy Equipment Operator at Waste Management, Inc.?

Heavy Equipment Operator in Johnson City:
"Always changing."
Pros: The people I work with, the challenge of the job, not knowing what job I will do from day to day.
Cons: The drive,

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Experience Affects Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

Blueprints
up arrow 16%

Equipment Maintenance
up arrow 10%

National Average
$43,000

Machine Operation
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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