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Heavy Equipment Operator Salary

How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in the United States?
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$55,799 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$27 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,875 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average heavy equipment operator salary in United States is $55,799 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,875. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$40,701 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$68,346 (USD)

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