The average wage for a Mobile Crane Operator is $20.73 per hour.
Mobile Crane Operator Total Pay (?
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$29,799 - $72,397
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72K
MEDIAN: $43,936
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Mobile Crane Operator Total Pay (?
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$14.39 - $30.08
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$29,799 - $72,397  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,928  
Profit Sharing
$754 - $2,596  
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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$31,423 - $73,093  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 291
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.39 - $30.08  
   
Overtime
$20.72 - $43.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,928  
   
Profit Sharing
$754 - $2,596  
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).
)
$31,423 - $73,093  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 291
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Job Description for Mobile Crane Operator
  • Inspect loads for proper handling and maintain equipment as needed.
  • Direct spotters and other support personnel.
  • Operate boom and cable equipment to move loads between vehicles and work site areas.
Pay by Experience Level for Mobile Crane Operator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Mobile Crane Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$49,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%
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Gender
Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 24%
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