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Overhead Crane Operator Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Overhead Crane Operator is $15.11 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Overhead Crane Operator Salary (?
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$30,639 - $60,402
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $38,703
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Overhead Crane Operator Salary (?
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$10.58 - $20.78
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,639 - $60,402  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,872  
Profit Sharing
$712 - $3,052  
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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$23,979 - $53,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.58 - $20.78  
   
Overtime
$15.29 - $28.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,872  
   
Profit Sharing
$712 - $3,052  
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).
)
$23,979 - $53,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 144
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Job Description for Overhead Crane Operator

  • Maintain crane and associated equipment, following all safety procedures.
  • Safely transport goods to their destination.
  • Operate single and double hoist overhead cranes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Overhead Crane Operator

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Experience Affects Overhead Crane Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%
Experienced
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$35,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
5%
female alumni
 
Male
95%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 16%