The average pay for an Equipment Operator is C$25.01 per hour. A skill in EQUIPMENT OPERATOR is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$24,960 - C$94,075
C$25K
C$50K
C$94K
MEDIAN: C$49,979
10%
50%
90%
C$17.38 - C$34.66
C$17
C$24
C$35
MEDIAN: C$24.40
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$94K
Salary C$24,960 - C$94,075
Bonus C$154.56 - C$70,234
Profit Sharing C$2,700
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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C$36,198 - C$87,335
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data C$0C$53
Hourly Rate C$17.38 - C$34.66
Overtime C$25.83 - C$53.48
Annual Data C$0C$87K
Bonus C$154.56 - C$70,234
Profit Sharing C$2,700
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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C$36,198 - C$87,335
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 200

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Pay by Experience Level for Equipment Operator

Pay by Experience for an Equipment Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Equipment Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 87 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Equipment Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Equipment Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 76 salaries. An Equipment Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 42 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$53,056

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Equipment Operator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Equipment Operator?

Equipment Operator in Merritt:
Pros: Knowing that I'm helping make the roads safer.
Cons: Seeing the accidents.... The fact that people die.

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Key Stats for Equipment Operator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Equipment Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲17%

▲15%

National Average
C$53,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Equipment Operator Salaries

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
▲16%

National Average
C$53,000

Equipment Maintenance
▼2%

Machine Operation
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 22%
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