Mid-Career Heavy Equipment Operator Salary

A Mid-Career Heavy Equipment Operator earns an average wage of $17.83 per hour.

$27,250 - $69,945
(Median)
$27K
$40K
$70K
MEDIAN: $40,232
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$12.93 - $26.30
(Median)
$13
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$27,250 - $69,945  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,416  
Profit Sharing
$2,150  
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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$28,806 - $69,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.93 - $26.30  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.00  
Overtime
$18.56 - $38.60  
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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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,416  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,150  
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).
)
$28,806 - $69,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,358
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Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

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National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 213 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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