Operating Engineer and Other Construction Equipment Operator Salary Information in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,380
25th Percentile Wage
$29,150
50th Percentile Wage
$36,150
75th Percentile Wage
$43,000
90th Percentile Wage
$50,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $22,380.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$36,150
5.67% 13.55%
2016
$34,100
-2.40% -
2015
$34,920
9.14% -
2014
$31,730
-2.40% -
2013
$32,490
3.82% -
2012
$31,250
- -

Table 3. Compare Operating Engineer and Other Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway with Other Arkansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $36,150 in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway is in the middle of salary range for operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in state of Arkansas. In comparison, the annual salary of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway is 1.3 percent (1.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Pine Bluff and 16.7 percent (16.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hot Springs.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pine Bluff
$36,620
Jonesboro
$36,520
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$36,150
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$35,870
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$35,320
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$33,720
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$33,130
Hot Springs
$30,110



See also: Top paying jobs in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas.