Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Logger is $16.93
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Loggers?
An entry-level Logger with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.00 based on 5 salaries. An early career Logger with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.28 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Logger with 5-9 …Read more
What Do Loggers Do?
Most of the time, loggers work for big lumber companies. Loggers work outdoors in all kinds of weather. They must be able to stand extreme heat and cold. Their primary jobs are to cut down trees. They also load logs onto railroad cars, trucks, or trailers.
They usually work in pairs. They must stand far away from each other to reduce the risk of being injured by flying equipment or falling trees. They are required to wear certain types of clothing, hats, and shoes. They must be …Read more