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Heavy Equipment Operator in Atlanta, GA

How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator earn in Atlanta, GA? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Atlanta, GA is $61,340 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $51,285 and $69,597. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Operates heavy machinery, such as a tractor, bulldozer, backhoe, or excavator, for the purposes of construction, demolition, or excavation. May be responsible for routine maintenance or repairs. May n

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Heavy Equipment Operator in Atlanta, GA. The base salary for Heavy Equipment Operator ranges from $51,285 to $69,597 with the average base salary of $61,340. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $53,063 to $72,989 with the average total compensation of $64,821.
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