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Operating Engineer Salary
in Delaware, United States

$56,872 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operating Engineer is $56,872 a year and $27 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Operating Engineer is between $41,483 and $69,660. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Operating Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates several types of power construction equipment, such as compressors, pumps, hoists, derricks, cranes, shovels, tractors, scrapers, or motor graders, to excavate, move, and grade earth, erect structural and reinforcing steel, and pour concrete or other hard surface paving materials.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Operating Engineer Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Stationary Building Engineer
Dec 26
Wilmington, DE, USA
Society Hill Towers
We are looking for an Engineer/Assistant to Operations Manager with 10 years experience in residential electric, and a solid general knowledge of all systems in plumbing, boiler/chillers, valve ...
Union Chief Engineer - Wilmington DE
Jan 4
Wilmington, United States
Engineer, ChiefBuilding (217012) JOB SUMMARY Responsible for engineering operations and directs vendorsand subcontractors. Utilizes advanced skills to perform complex preventivemaintenance and ...
Lead Chemical Process Engineer
Jan 15
Wilmington, DE, USA
Cameron Craig
Interact with hourly operating staff plus monitoring process operations metrics and product quality ... Project Engineering: initiating, justifying and managing small capital projects through design ...
Powerhouse Operator - 12 Hours Rotating Shift - $32.00 Per Hour
Jan 15
Newport, DE, USA
NIC - Technical, Manufacturing, and Engineering
Prepare Permit to Work, equipment lock-outs, electrical isolations * operating heavy equipment (fork truck), * Review performance losses (lost time) and process anomalies with Supervisor. * Assist in ...
Knitting Machine Operator Specialist-420
Oct 31
Newark, DE, USA
SP Associates, Inc
Demonstrate advanced skills in operating circular knitting equipment. * Operate knitting machinery to produce new fabric concepts. Collaborate with research engineers on yarn selection to machine ...