Equipment Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 22,047 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: February 20, 2019
Average salary
$19.65 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$39.75
Salary Distribution

How much does an Equipment Operator make in the United States?

The average salary for an Equipment Operator is $19.65 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 22,047 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Equipment Operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for an Equipment Operator is 1-3 years.
Equipment Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$29.51 per hour
$26.22 per hour
$26.37 per hour
$26.98 per hour
$24.15 per hour
$24.56 per hour
$24.45 per hour
$23.78 per hour
$23.28 per hour
$22.36 per hour
Equipment Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$24.23 per hour
$19.52 per hour
$18.39 per hour
$19.26 per hour
$32.21 per hour

Equipment Operator job openings

Equipment Operator - Heavy Civil Construction
FirstMark Construction
Billings, MT
Equipment Operator - Heavy Civil Construction
FirstMark Construction
Bozeman, MT
Excavator Operator
Knife River - Southern Idaho Division
American Fork, UT
Excavator Operator - Pipe
Knife River - Southern Idaho Division
Boise, ID
Heavy Equipment Operators
KP Development
Chicago, IL
Heavy Equipment Operators
Russell Engineering, Inc.
Delray Beach, FL
Equipment Operator Jobs