Heavy Equipment Operator in Charlotte, North Carolina Salary

A Heavy Equipment Operator in Charlotte, North Carolina earns an average wage of $18.45 per hour.

$13.75 - $31.45
$14
$17
$31
MEDIAN: $17.49
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$70
Hourly Rate $13.75 - $31.45
Overtime $20.04 - $70.47
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $3,550
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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$29,062 - $68,777
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
827,121
Male:
396,646 (48.0%)
Female:
430,475 (52.0%)
Charlotte /ˈʃɑːrlət/ is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, just behind Jacksonville, Florida. Charlotte is the third fastest growing major city in the United States. In 2014, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 809,958, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 22nd largest in the US and had a 2014 population of 2,380,314. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2014 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,537,990. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans." It is listed as a "gamma-plus" global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Charlotte is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east...
Charlotte:
$53,919
North Carolina:
$47,830
$978
Charlotte:
$188,800
North Carolina:
$160,100
5.2%

Heavy Equipment Operator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Equipment Operator

Pay by Experience for a Heavy Equipment Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Heavy Equipment Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heavy Equipment Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Heavy Equipment Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 12 salaries. A Heavy Equipment Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Heavy Equipment Operator

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

▲6%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Mid-Career
▼7%

Experienced
▼10%

Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

National Average
$46,000

Blueprints
▼3%

Equipment Maintenance
▼8%

Machine Operation
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 18%
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