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Skidder Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,818 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Skidder Operator is $41,818 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Skidder Operator is between $31,737 and $50,115. 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

  • Drives straight or articulated tractor equipped with one or more accessories, such as bulldozer blade, grapple, logging arch, cable winches, hoisting rack, and crane boom, to skid, load, unload, or stack logs, pull stumps, or clear brush.
  • Gives or receives signals from coworkers regarding moving logs.
  • May build or repair logging and skid roads.
  • May drive logging tractor equipped with crawler treads.
  • May saw felled trees into lengths bucker.
  • May be designated according to accessory equipment operated as logging-arch operator; logging-tractor operator, swamp; log-stacker operator; skid-grapple operator; skidder operator (forestry; logging).
Skidder Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Logging Equipment Operators

Job family population: 26,010

Estimated population of Skidder Operator jobs: 12,288

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Skidder Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

1st Shift Crown / Forklift Operator
May 16
Oakland, NJ, USA
Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company
Manufacturer located in the Wayne, NJ area has an immediate need for an experienced Crown Forklift Operator Looking for candidates accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment, experienced ...
Forklift Operator
May 2
Newark, NJ, USA
United Staffing Solutions
The Forklift Operator will be responsible for using various company vehicles such as forklift, pickup truck, yard hustler, etc. The shift is Overnight (12:00 AM- 8:00 AM) Responsibilities: -Keep yard ...
Forklift Operator
May 9
Piscataway, NJ, USA
Link Staffing
Stand up Forklift Operator Position in Piscataway NJ 1st Shift Mon-Fri. 7am-3:30pm Pay Rate: $13/Hr MUST have a forklift certification WALK-INS ARE WELCOME! Must bring two forms of ID HABLAMOS ...
Forklift Operator
Apr 30
South River, NJ, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Forklift Operator South River, NJ Join our client's team as a Forklift Operator! This position is full time, over night shift, contract to permanent after 520 regular hours, with lots of overtime.
Forklift Operator
Apr 27
Edison, NJ, USA
Additional, you will be operating technical equipment, optimizing loading for efficient logistics and supporting other warehouse functions to ensure optimal operation of the business. Flexibility ...
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