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$41,595

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$699

Average Bonus
The average shovel operator open pit salary in Colorado, United States is $41,595 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. This is 0% lower (+$64) than the average shovel operator open pit salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $699. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
Salary by Experience

$28,690

Entry Level Salary

$54,799

Senior Level Salary
An entry level shovel operator open pit (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $28,690. On the other end, a senior level shovel operator open pit (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $54,799.

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Job Description
Operate or tend machinery equipped with scoops, shovels, or buckets, to excavate and load loose materials. Excludes “Dredge Operators" (53-7031).

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