Equipment Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 21,563 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average salary
$19.51 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$39.45
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for an Equipment Operator is $19.51 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 21,563 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
$35.08 per hour
$32.77 per hour
$29.51 per hour
$28.51 per hour
$26.34 per hour
$26.33 per hour
$26.02 per hour
$24.49 per hour
$22.88 per hour
$26.72 per hour
Equipment Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$23.97 per hour
$30.13 per hour
$19.61 per hour
$18.42 per hour
$19.59 per hour

Equipment Operator job openings

Heavy Equipment Operator
Quality Demolition
Reno, NV
Heavy Equipment “Main Line” Hoe (Excavator) Operator
Nelcon
Kalispell, MT
Backhoe/Excavator/Trackhoe/Grade-All Operator
Dickerson Florida
Fort Pierce, FL
Equipment Operator
County of Orange
Orange County, CA
Excavator/Backhoe Operator
HJ Foundation Company
Atlanta, GA
Excavator/Backhoe Operator
HJ Foundation
Tampa, FL
Equipment Operator Jobs