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Earth Boring Machine Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$41,627 (USD)

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Last updated: February 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Earth Boring Machine Operator is $41,627 a year and $20 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for an Earth Boring Machine Operator is between $30,787 and $50,648. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Earth Boring Machine 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

  • Operates earth-boring machine, mounted on truck or tractor, to dig holes for poles or posts: sets auger of specified size into drill spindle, using bolts or pins.
  • Starts drilling engine and moves levers to regulate rate of speed and depth of penetration of auger.
  • May drive truck or tractor to work site.
  • May operate hoist to lift power line poles into position in drilled holes.
Earth Boring Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas

Job family population: 17,470

Estimated population of Earth Boring Machine Operator jobs: 2,584

Rate of error: 3.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Earth Boring Machine Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Utility Working Forman/Supervisor
Jan 30
McCook, NE, USA
BSB Construction, Inc
Experience operating a variety of heavy equipment and a Boring Machine a must. * Good people and managing skills necessary. * GPS Trimble experience a must. * Good communication skills for company ...
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