Heavy Equipment Operator in Charlotte, North Carolina Salary

A Heavy Equipment Operator in Charlotte, North Carolina earns an average wage of $18.45 per hour.

$27,844 - $50,868
$35K
MEDIAN: $35,000
50%

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$13.33 - $29.59
$13
$18
$30
MEDIAN: $18.45
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,000  
   
Bonus
$3,400  
Total Pay (?
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$27,914 - $64,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.33 - $29.59  
   
Overtime
$19.46 - $49.66  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$3,400  
   
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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$27,914 - $64,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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About Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
827,121
Male:
396,646 (48.0%)
Female:
430,475 (52.0%)
Charlotte /ˈʃɑːrlət/ is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, just behind Jacksonville, Florida. Charlotte is the third fastest growing major city in the United States. In 2014, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 809,958, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 22nd largest in the US and had a 2014 population of 2,380,314. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2014 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,537,990. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans." It is listed as a "gamma-plus" global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Charlotte is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east...
Charlotte:
$53,919
North Carolina:
$47,830
$978
Charlotte:
$188,800
North Carolina:
$160,100
5.2%

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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.

Key Stats for Heavy Equipment Operator

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

▲16%

Mid-Career
▲2%

Entry-Level
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

Experienced
▼2%

Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

Blueprints
▲6%

Equipment Maintenance
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Machine Operation
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None:
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