Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator Salary

The average rate for an Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator is $19.49 per hour. A skill in heavy equipment operator is associated with high pay for this job.

$29,184 - $77,227
(Median)
$29K
$45K
$77K
MEDIAN: $45,457
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$14.10 - $28.34
(Median)
$14
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$29,184 - $77,227  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,073  
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $3,000  
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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$30,833 - $71,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 179
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.10 - $28.34  
   
Overtime
$19.80 - $40.40  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,073  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $3,000  
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).
)
$30,833 - $71,706  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,345
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Skills That Affect Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

heavy equipment operator
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Blueprints
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Machine Operation
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Equipment Maintenance
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National Average
$45,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 195 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 30%
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