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Construction Equipment Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$59,687 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Construction Equipment Operator is $59,687 a year and $29 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Construction Equipment Operator is between $43,658 and $73,047. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Construction Equipment Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Operates construction equipment, such as cranes, power shovels, scrapers, paving machines, motor graders, trench-digging machines, conveyors, bulldozers, dredges, pumps, compressors, and pneumatic tools.
  • Operates, controls, and inspects machines or equipment to diagnose defects.
Construction Equipment Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Job family population: 365,300

Estimated population of Construction Equipment Operator jobs: 57,728

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Construction Equipment Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Construction Foreman/Equipment Operator
Apr 18
Mahwah, NJ, USA
Top Notch
We are interested in hiring a thorough and knowledgeable Construction Foreman/Equipment Operator to manage an experienced crew, determine the priorities of work to be done in accordance with ...
Equipment Operator
May 30
Newark, NJ, USA
Sims Metal Management
Inspects equipment for defective parts and notifies supervisor of defects or malfunctions. ... Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance ...
Field Service Supervisor - Construction Equipment
Jun 4
Holtsville, NY, USA
H.O. Penn Machinery Company, Inc.
... Construction Equipment for our Holtsville, NY location. Reporting directly to the Service Manager ... Assure the fleet and its related equipment is operating safely Qualifications: **This position ...
Equipment Operator I
Apr 5
Monroe, NJ, USA
Taylor Communications, Inc.
Taylor Communications is seeking an Equipment Operator in Monroe Twp, NJ location to operate a variety of print equipment. The position is responsible for setting up and operation of print equipment ...
Heavy Equipment Operator
Apr 9
Tinton Falls, NJ, USA
Mazza Recycling Services, LTD
A large growing recycling company which is family owned is looking for an experienced Heavy equipment operator to join the growing team. This position is responsible for the proper operation, and ...
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