Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of construction equipment operators in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction equipment operator salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction Equipment Operators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,980
25th Percentile Wage
$29,610
50th Percentile Wage
$37,100
75th Percentile Wage
$48,250
90th Percentile Wage
$63,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction equipment operators in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) construction equipment operators is $63,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $37,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction equipment operators is $24,980.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction equipment operators in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,100
-2.24% 6.23%
2016
$37,930
3.64% -
2015
$36,550
2.27% -
2014
$35,720
2.60% -
2013
$34,790
0.00% -
2012
$34,790
- -

Compare Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of construction equipment operators in ten industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for construction equipment operator occupations is the educational services - privately owned industry with an annual salary $41,590. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools industry (annual salary $35,960). For detailed construction equipment operator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services - Privately owned
$41,590
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$40,940
Educational Services - Local government owned
$37,310
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$37,250
Educational Services
$37,100
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$37,000
Educational Services - State government owned
$36,740
Educational Support Services
$36,550
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$36,550
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$35,960

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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