Construction Equipment Operators

How Much Do Construction Equipment Operators Make?

On average, construction equipment operators make $23.95 per hour or $49,810 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Construction Equipment Operators?

Hourly income for Construction equipment operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Construction equipment operators $13.96 $16.91 $21.65 $29.14 $38.32
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Construction trades workers $12.42 $15.53 $20.34 $28.31 $37.86
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Construction Equipment Operators?

Annual salary for Construction equipment operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Construction equipment operators $29,030 $35,170 $45,040 $60,610 $79,700
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Construction trades workers $25,840 $32,290 $42,310 $58,890 $78,750
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics