Heavy Equipment Operator in Pittsburgh Salary

The average rate for a Heavy Equipment Operator in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $22.30 per hour.

$14.38 - $29.88
$14
$22
$30
MEDIAN: $22.36
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50%
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Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $14.38 - $29.88
Overtime $12.58 - $49.17
Annual Data $0$88K
Total Pay (?
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$31,409 - $88,186
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

Heavy Equipment Operator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Equipment Operator

Pay by Experience for a Heavy Equipment Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Heavy Equipment Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heavy Equipment Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Heavy Equipment Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 9 salaries. A Heavy Equipment Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Heavy Equipment Operator

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
$49,000

Experienced
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

Machine Operation
▲8%

National Average
$49,000

Equipment Maintenance
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 33%
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