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Overhead Crane Operator Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$58,252 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$1,177

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Overhead Crane Operator is $58,252 a year and $28 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for an Overhead Crane Operator is between $42,431 and $71,410. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Overhead Crane Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates traveling or stationary overhead crane (cab- or ground-controlled) to lift, move, and position loads, such as machinery, equipment, products, and solid or bulk materials, using hoisting attachments, such as hook, sling, electromagnet, or bucket.
  • Observes load hookup and ascertains safety of load.
  • Manipulates or depresses crane controls, such as pedals, levers, and buttons, to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal, or signal instructions.
Overhead Crane Operator Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Crane and Tower Operators

Job family population: 43,660

Estimated population of Overhead Crane Operator jobs: 1,841

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$67,530
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas Cost of Living Score:

Description: Dallas () is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea. It is the most populous city in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, the fourth-largest metropolitan area in...

Overhead Crane Operator Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Saw Operator 2nd Shift
Jun 4
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Anchor
Use overhead crane to move material into and around machine and remove finished parts from machine ... operating industrial saw in a production environment. * Ability to read tape measure and other ...
Production Operator - STARTING RATES $14 / hr and up!
Jul 18
Corsicana, TX, USA
Guardian Industries
We are presently recruiting for General Glass Manufacturing and Forklift Operators who will thrive ... Operate a forklift and overhead crane (with training) * Work inside or outside in all weather
Production Machine Operator Coil Coating $15.00 per hour Job#A541
Jul 16
Mesquite, TX, USA
Express Employment Professionals Mesquite
... overhead cranes/hoist to raise and lower coils into etching & degreasing tanks and dip tanks. · ... machine operator experience · Safety conscious individual · Comfortable with performing ...
Production Machine Operator Coil Coating Trainee (A442)
Jul 1
Mesquite, TX, USA
Express Employment Professionals Mesquite
... overhead cranes/hoist to raise and lower coils into etching & degreasing tanks and dip tanks. · ... machine operator experience · Safety conscious individual · Comfortable with performing ...
Material Handler
Jul 18
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Fort Worth - Carlton Staffing
At least 1 year of experience operating an overhead crane * Experience working with heavy equipment * Excellent attendance record * The ability to work overtime The Material Handler will work 5pm-3 ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Overhead Crane Operator is $58,252 a year and $28 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for an Overhead Crane Operator is between $42,431 and $71,410. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Overhead Crane Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Overhead Crane Operator Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Saw Operator 2nd Shift
Jun 4
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Anchor
Use overhead crane to move material into and around machine and remove finished parts from machine ... operating industrial saw in a production environment. * Ability to read tape measure and other ...
Production Operator - STARTING RATES $14 / hr and up!
Jul 18
Corsicana, TX, USA
Guardian Industries
We are presently recruiting for General Glass Manufacturing and Forklift Operators who will thrive ... Operate a forklift and overhead crane (with training) * Work inside or outside in all weather
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