Heavy Machine Operator with Machine Operation Skills Salary

The average pay for a Heavy Machine Operator with Machine Operation skills is $15.55 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$23,489 - $59,598
$23K
$37K
$60K
MEDIAN: $36,812
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50%
90%

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$10.93 - $21.69
$11
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.37
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$23,489 - $59,598  
   
Bonus
$295.90 - $7,603  
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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$23,708 - $56,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.93 - $21.69  
   
Overtime
$16.07 - $31.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$295.90 - $7,603  
   
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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$23,708 - $56,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 186

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Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Machine Operator

Pay by Experience for a Heavy Machine Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Heavy Machine Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 107 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heavy Machine Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Heavy Machine Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 33 salaries. A Heavy Machine Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Heavy Machine Operator

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Heavy Machine Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 31%
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