The average wage for a Crane Operator is AU$30.13 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$40,406 - AU$131,372
AU$40K
AU$69K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$69,448
10%
50%
90%
AU$23.78 - AU$40.99
AU$24
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30.13
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$131K
Salary AU$40,406 - AU$131,372
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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AU$48,927 - AU$108,587
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data AU$0AU$68
Hourly Rate AU$23.78 - AU$40.99
Overtime AU$25.00 - AU$68.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$108K
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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AU$48,927 - AU$108,587
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

Crane Operator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Crane Operator

Pay by Experience for a Crane Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Crane Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 38 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Crane Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Crane Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 38 salaries. A Crane Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$69,454

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Crane Operator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Crane Operator Salaries

▲11%

▲4%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼5%

▼7%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%