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Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of construction equipment operators in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction equipment operator salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction Equipment Operators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,500
25th Percentile Wage
$34,410
50th Percentile Wage
$44,060
75th Percentile Wage
$56,620
90th Percentile Wage
$71,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction equipment operators in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). 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 $71,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction equipment operators is $27,500.

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 other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,060
2.88% 12.03%
2016
$42,790
-10.05% -
2015
$47,090
-5.48% -
2014
$49,670
4.87% -
2013
$47,250
17.97% -
2012
$38,760
- -

Compare Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of construction equipment operators in six industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) 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 repair and maintenance industry with an annual salary $47,740. The lowest paying industry is the business, professional, labor, political, and similar organizations industry (annual salary $38,650). For detailed construction equipment operator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Repair and Maintenance
$47,740
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
$47,740
Personal and Laundry Services
$45,120
Death Care Services
$45,120
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$38,670
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$38,650

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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