Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator Salary

The average rate for an Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator is $20.01 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Operations Management, and foreman.

$31,902 - $86,616
$32K
$51K
$87K
MEDIAN: $51,089
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$14.90 - $31.06
$15
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $20.17
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$0$86K
Salary $31,902 - $86,616
Bonus $478.83 - $6,243
Profit Sharing $51.52 - $11,635
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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$32,499 - $78,370
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 190
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $14.90 - $31.06
Hourly Tips $2.44
Overtime $22.22 - $45.20
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $478.83 - $6,243
Profit Sharing $51.52 - $11,635
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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$32,499 - $78,370
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,689

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,845

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Key Stats for Heavy Equipment Operator

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 278 votes.
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
22%
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Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

Global Positioning Systems (GPS)
▲28%

Operations Management
▲20%

foreman
▲8%

▲5%

National Average
$50,000

Machine Operation
▼3%


Heavy Equipment Repair
▼4%

heavy equipment operator
▼5%

Welding
▼5%

Operator
▼10%

dozer operator
▼15%

EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
▼17%

Safety Compliance
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 278 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 29%
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