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Container Crane Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$47,264 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$912

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Container Crane Operator is $47,264 a year and $23 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Container Crane Operator is between $34,571 and $57,844. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Container Crane Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates electrically powered crane equipped with cantilevers (structural-steel framework which can be lowered to horizontal position and extended over deck or hold of vessel) on which hoisting gear is supported to load or unload container cargo from vessels: moves controls or levers and presses pedals to activate electrical power, move tower in position alongside vessel, and lower cantilever over deck or hold of vessel.
  • Moves controls to lower hoisting gear for attachment of sling to container, lift and move container along cantilever, and lower and position container on dock, or on vessel deck or hold.
  • Raises cantilever to vertical position when positioning crane to avoid hitting superstructure of vessel.
  • May follow hand signals of other worker.
  • May operate cantilever crane equipped with clamshell to load or unload bulk materials.
Container Crane Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Crane and Tower Operators

Job family population: 43,660

Estimated population of Container Crane Operator jobs: 1,733

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$54,792
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

Container Crane Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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