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Operating Engineer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$64,526 (USD)

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The average pay for an Operating Engineer is $64,526 a year and $31 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Operating Engineer is between $47,066 and $79,035. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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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.
Operating Engineer 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 Operating Engineer jobs: 54,379

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Operating Engineer Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Chief Engineer
Jun 4
About the position The Chief Engineer is the lead technical resource for all matters involving the ... operating critical viewing monitors, video routers, video decks, and other professional video ...
Operating Engineer
May 10
New York, NY, USA
D&G Construction Enterprise Inc
Operating Engineer needed for site work at Rockland Psychiatric Center - Prevailing Wage Company Description One of the largest and most respected crane and rigging companies in NYC offering trucking ...
Building Engineer
May 19
New York, New York, USA
Newmark Knight Frank
Responsiblefor maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing, or arranging for repairs ofall building operating systems on the site. May be assigned to a singlebuilding as the sole engineer under a ...
PM Shift Building Engineer
May 21
Florham Park, USA
The ARCHER in Florham Park, New Jersey is looking for a full-time PM Shift Building Engineer to ... Any and all state and local age and licensing requirements must be met prior to operating and ...
Building Engineer
Jun 11
Branchburg, NJ, USA
Maintains an energy management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all systems in the most efficient manner to keep operating costs at a minimum. Maintains the building lighting system ...
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