Average Excavator Operator Hourly Pay

Average Excavator Operator Hourly Pay

$20.17
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$14.25
MEDIAN
$20.17
90%
$31.03

The average hourly pay for an Excavator Operator is $20.17

Hourly Rate
$14 - $31
Bonus
$254 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$800 - $12k
Total Pay
$30k - $73k
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What Do Excavator Operators Do?

Excavator Operator Tasks
  • Operate excavator safely to accomplish specified goals.
  • Maintain awareness of site and workers and communicate actions.
  • Maintain, confirm condition of excavator and operate within regulations and safety limits.
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Job Satisfaction for Excavator Operator

3.7 out of 5
(84)
Highly Satisfied
20Reviews
Based on 84 responses, the job of Excavator Operator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.7 out of 5. On average, Excavator Operators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
99.1%
Female
0.9%
This data is based on 224 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

58%

Dental

36%

Vision

32%

None

42%