Heavy Equipment Operator Salaries

1,154 SalariesUpdated May 4, 2021

Average Base Pay
$45,932 / yr
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How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make?

The national average salary for a Heavy Equipment Operator is $45,932 in United States. Filter by location to see Heavy Equipment Operator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,154 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Heavy Equipment Operator employees.

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Heavy Equipment Operator

Waste Management

$47,280/yr

Range: $31K - $71K

293 salaries

$47,280/yr
$31K$71K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Republic Services

$56,686/yr

Range: $34K - $70K

112 salaries

$56,686/yr
$34K$70K

Heavy Equipment Operator

United Rentals

$52,838/yr

Range: $48K - $66K

107 salaries

$52,838/yr
$48K$66K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Vulcan Materials

$41,871/yr

Range: $28K - $47K

69 salaries

$41,871/yr
$28K$47K

Heavy Equipment Operator - Monthly

US Army

$3,294/mo

Range: $2K - $6K

37 salaries

$3,294/mo
$2K$6K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Martin Marietta Materials

$40,665/yr

Range: $35K - $52K

33 salaries

$40,665/yr
$35K$52K

Heavy Equipment Operator

R.R. Donnelley

$43,472/yr

Range: $41K - $48K

30 salaries

$43,472/yr
$41K$48K

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Heavy Equipment Operator

US Marine Corps

$39,365/yr

Range: $23K - $57K

29 salaries

$39,365/yr
$23K$57K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Tube City

$40,407/yr

Range: $38K - $42K

20 salaries

$40,407/yr
$38K$42K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Hulcher Services

$42,914/yr

Range: $39K - $62K

19 salaries

$42,914/yr
$39K$62K

Heavy Equipment Operator

The David J. Joseph Company

$56,111/yr

Range: $53K - $59K

19 salaries

$56,111/yr
$53K$59K

Heavy Equipment Operator

NexAge Technologies USA

$38,459/yr

Range: $36K - $45K

18 salaries

$38,459/yr
$36K$45K

Heavy Equipment Operator

ExxonMobil

$54,834/yr

Range: $51K - $61K

18 salaries

$54,834/yr
$51K$61K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Hertz

$44,883/yr

Range: $41K - $60K

17 salaries

$44,883/yr
$41K$60K

Heavy Equipment Operator

AECOM

$48,126/yr

Range: $43K - $53K

17 salaries

$48,126/yr
$43K$53K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Trinity Industries

$44,735/yr

Range: $44K - $48K

15 salaries

$44,735/yr
$44K$48K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Kiewit Corporation

$69,474/yr

Range: $50K - $86K

15 salaries

$69,474/yr
$50K$86K

Heavy Equipment Operator

ITS ConGlobal

$43,155/yr

Range: $41K - $47K

15 salaries

$43,155/yr
$41K$47K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Wells Fargo

$33,008/yr

Range: $31K - $38K

13 salaries

$33,008/yr
$31K$38K

Heavy Equipment Operator

Kinder Morgan

$44,839/yr

Range: $39K - $46K

12 salaries

$44,839/yr
$39K$46K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent heavy equipment operator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$43,000
per year
A High Reach Lift Operator in the Dothan, AL Area area reported making $43,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dothan, AL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Heavy Equipment Operator in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$20
hourly
An Equipment Operator in the Ottawa, IL Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa, IL Area area
Self-Employed
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$2,900
monthly
A Heavy Equipment Operator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $2,900 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$5,456
monthly
A Heavy Equipment Mechanic in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $5,456 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$19
hourly
An Equipment Operator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Heavy Equipment Operator in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Heavy Equipment Operator in the Reno, NV Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Reno, NV Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Lift Truck Operator in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private