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How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in United States? The median annual Heavy Equipment Operator salary in United States is $62,911, as of June 29, 2018, with a range usually between $54,718–$74,039, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. How much should you make?

United States

Median Base Salary
$62,911

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Includes bonus, healthcare, and retirement.

 
 
 
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Job Description

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

Alternate Job Titles:

  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Senior Heavy Equipment Operator

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