Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Asphalt Paver Operator is $19.06
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Asphalt Paver Operators?
An entry-level Asphalt Paver Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.88 based on 7 salaries. An early career Asphalt Paver Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.96 based on 61 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Asphalt Paver Operators Do?
Asphalt paver operators are responsible for operating asphalt pavers on streets, which is complex machinery that lays asphalt over specific areas. They may also coordinate which areas will have asphalt by analyzing drawings or project requirements.
Asphalt paver operators should be organized and pay close attention to detail to minimize wasted asphalt, and they must follow strict safety protocols when operating pavers to avoid accidents with coworkers or the general public. They also wear …Read more