Average Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator Hourly Pay

$28.13
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$1,500
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The average hourly pay for an Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator is $28.13.
10%
$17.80
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$28.13
90%
$41.61
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $42
Bonus
$0 - $1,500
Total Pay
$38,286 - $97,724
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Job Description for Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator

Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator Tasks
  • Operate and monitor machinery, performing maintenance, repair, and sanitation.
  • Review and/or respond to client service requests, identifying and correcting operational issues.
  • Document daily activities, encountered problems, and equipment usage and malfunction.

Job Satisfaction for Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator

3.9 out of 5
(9)
Highly Satisfied
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Popular Skills for Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator

Skills in Heavy Equipment Operation, Operations Management and Arc Welding are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator

An early career Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.00 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.00 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Operating Engineer or Other Construction Equipment Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.43 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Early Career
13.2%
Mid Career
9.4%
Experienced
30.2%
Late Career
47.2%