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Utility Tractor Operator Salary

$43,389 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Utility Tractor Operator is $43,389 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Utility Tractor Operator is between $32,355 and $52,571. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Drives pneumatic-tired tractor and controls grading or digging attachments to move and level materials, such as dirt and gravel, for construction of driveways, parking lots, and streets: moves levers to engage gears to raise and lower attachment.
  • Adjusts and controls bulldozer attachment to level earth to specified depth.
  • Pulls grader attachment over cutout to trim edges, level surface, and spread rock.
  • Controls back-hoe, trench-digging attachment, or lift-scoop attachment to dig and backfill trenches.
Utility Tractor Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Job family population: 365,300

Estimated population of Utility Tractor Operator jobs: 22,071

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Utility Tractor Operator Job Listings for United States

Hiring HDD Drillers, Locators, Equipment Operators, & CDL-A Drivers
May 1
Austin, TX, USA
Banner Utility Services
Equipment Operators-mini-ex, excavators, backhoe, plow tractor The desire to contribute and be a ... as other underground utility installation. We currently have projects ongoing in East Texas ...
Class A Driver/ Bulk Operator
May 8
Milpitas, CA, USA
Infinity Staffing
The Driver also assists with the startup of the job by installation of control panels and utility ... Specific Responsibilities: ¨ Operate tractor and trailer for delivery of bulk materials to job ...
Tractor Sales Representitve
Apr 23
San Jose, CA, USA
Mission Valley Tractor & Equipment
... utility vehicles and zero-turn and front mounted mowers. Mission Valley is a privately owned and operated dealership that sells and services the full line of Ford Trucks and Kubota tractors and ...
Operator - Sidney, NE
Apr 19
Sidney, NE, USA
TelCom Construction
Locating utilities * Digging trenches Qualifications: * Previous experience operating backhoes, skid steers, tractors, cable plows ,directional drills and/or asphalt preferred * Must be able to meet ...
CDL Class A Self Loader Operator
Jun 14
Oroville, CA, USA
Shifflet Brothers Enterprises, Inc.
... tractor/trailer equipment. ï‚· Physical strength to lift 50 pounds and climb ladders. ï‚· Must be ... WMBE, family run trucking company that specializes in delivering utility poles throughout all of ...
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