Equipment Operator Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 856 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 12, 2019
Average in California
$23.42 per hour
18% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$52.35
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Overtime pay
$8,250
/ year

How much does an Equipment Operator make in California?

The average salary for an Equipment Operator is $23.42 per hour in California, which is 18% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 856 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.

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Equipment Operator salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$33.64 per hour
$28.50 per hour
$37.42 per hour
$32.64 per hour
$30.90 per hour
$30.35 per hour
$29.93 per hour
$29.29 per hour
$28.56 per hour
$25.60 per hour
Equipment Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$32.91 per hour
$21.19 per hour
$23.29 per hour
$31.61 per hour
$20.94 per hour