Operating Engineer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 169 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 15, 2018
Average salary
$29.26 per hour
  • Most Reported
$9.40
$59.95
Salary Distribution

How much does an Operating Engineer make in the United States?

The average salary for an Operating Engineer is $29.26 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 169 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Operating Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for an Operating Engineer is 2-4 years.
Operating Engineer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$44.47 per hour
$45.58 per hour
$39.14 per hour
$34.02 per hour
$32.96 per hour
$29.08 per hour
$42.43 per hour
$40.38 per hour
$31.55 per hour
$31.11 per hour
Operating Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$22.07 per hour
$29.63 per hour
$27.96 per hour
$3,771 per month

Operating Engineer job openings

Watch Engineer (multiple openings) | Building Operations
The Museum of Modern Art
New York, NY
Product Design Engineer
RamRod Industries, LLC
Spencer, WI
Operating Systems Deployment Engineer
Mphasis
East Hanover, NJ
Operating Systems Deployment Engineer
Mphasis
Deerfield, IL
Engineer Plant Operations-Boiler Room (PRN/Part Time)
New Orleans East Hospital
New Orleans, LA
Firmware/Software Engineer (Entry Level)
Zebra Technologies
Lincolnshire, IL
Operating Engineer Jobs