Average Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator with Machine Operation Skills Hourly Pay in Salt Lake City, Utah

$18.66
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator with Machine Operation skills in Salt Lake City, Utah is $18.66.
25%
$17.13
MEDIAN
$18.66
75%
$24.56
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Job Description for Heavy Equipment Operator

Heavy Equipment Operator Tasks
  • Operate heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner.
  • Store heavy equipment safely and securely.
  • Maintain a clean and presentable workplace.
  • Clean heavy equipment as scheduled.
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks.

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Popular Skills for Heavy Equipment Operator

Skills in Heavy Equipment Operation and Blueprints are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Equipment Operator

An early career Heavy Equipment Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.00 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Heavy Equipment Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.39 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Heavy Equipment Operator in their job title in Phoenix, Arizona earn an average of 32.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (21.2% more) and Denver, Colorado (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
53.3%
Mid Career
46.7%