Average Excavator Operator Hourly Pay

$20.62
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$14.73
MEDIAN
$20.62
90%
$31.72

The average hourly pay for an Excavator Operator is $20.62

Hourly Rate
$15 - $32
Bonus
$303 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$610 - $19k
Total Pay
$31k - $72k
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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
(83)
Highly Satisfied
24Reviews
Based on 83 responses, the job of Excavator Operator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.68 out of 5. On average, Excavator Operators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
99.5%
Female
0.5%
This data is based on 210 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

55%

Dental

35%

Vision

32%

None

45%