Entry-Level Crane Operator Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Crane Operator is $20.29 per hour.

$30,722 - $93,459
$31K
$50K
$93K
MEDIAN: $49,799
10%
50%
90%

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$12.80 - $30.82
$13
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $20.61
10%
50%
90%

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$0$93K
Salary $30,722 - $93,459
Bonus $103.04 - $5,306
Profit Sharing $1,400
Commission $2,000
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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$28,760 - $80,882
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 56
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $12.80 - $30.82
Hourly Tips $0.73
Overtime $19.96 - $43.87
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $103.04 - $5,306
Commission $2,000
Profit Sharing $1,400
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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$28,760 - $80,882
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 461

Crane Operator Job Listings

Crane Operator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Crane Operator in Dallas:
"I wish they would of told I would be out of town alot."
Your family is more important, think twice before leaving.

Crane Operator in Jacksonville:
"Pay atencion."
Always be safe and oay atencion.

Crane Operator in Broward County:
"Do your job well."
Be open, learn your trade, your field and your equipment!

Crane Operator in Houston:
"Boring."
You must have a lot of patience and learn to enjoy reading to pass the time when in between lifts.

Crane Operator in Indianapolis:
"I wish I knew the pay raise scale was small."
Id advise someone to seek an employer that takes care of their employees.

Crane Operator in Orlando:
"I wish work would be fulltime."
SSave your money for slow times.

Crane Operator in Birmingham:
"Topped out."
Find out if your pay will increase.

Key Stats for Crane Operator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
22%

Skills That Affect Crane Operator Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Machine Operation
▼1%

crane operator
▼1%

CDL
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 27%