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Grader Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$45,212 (USD)

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Last updated: March 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Grader Operator is $45,212 a year and $22 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Grader Operator is between $33,162 and $55,286. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Grader Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates tractor equipped with concave blade attached across front to gouge out, level, and distribute earth and to push trees and rocks from land preparatory to constructing roads and buildings or planting crops, or in mining, quarrying, and lumbering operations.
  • Fastens attachments to tractor with clevis or wedge-pin hitches.
  • Connects hydraulic hoses, belts, mechanical linkage, or power takeoff shaft to tractor to provide power to raise, lower, or tilt attachment.
  • Moves levers and depresses pedals to maneuver tractor and raise, lower, and tilt attachment to clear right-of-way.
Grader Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Job family population: 365,300

Estimated population of Grader Operator jobs: 21,772

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Grader Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Heavy Equipment Operator
Mar 1
Montgomery, AL, USA
Joe Mims Construction, LLC
Duties may include, but are not limited to safely and proficiently operating construction grading equipment (Excavators, Motor Graders, Dozers, Skid Steers, Compactors, Loaders, Backhoes). Operator ...
Heavy Equipment Operator
Feb 8
Mobile, AL, USA
ELEVATE IS CALLING ALL EXPERIENCED HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATORS!!!!! (This is for a project in Mobile ... grader, trencher. Must have a good solid previous work history. Candidate needs to be a good ...
Heavy Equipment Operator
Mar 13
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
We are seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator to become a part of our team! You will operate a truck or tractor to transport materials. Responsibilities: * Safely operate industrial trucks or tractors
Heavy Equipment Operator - quarry
Mar 8
Allsboro, AL, USA
Blue Water Industries, LLC
Heavy Equipment Operator Blue Water Industries, a growing aggregate producer, is currently seeking to fill a heavy equipment operator position, specifically operating a dozer and a loader. Blue Water ...
Heavy Equipment Operator - Opelika, AL
Feb 15
We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal ...
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