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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
$27,700
25th Percentile Wage
$32,040
50th Percentile Wage
$42,790
75th Percentile Wage
$57,660
90th Percentile Wage
$76,050

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 $76,050. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction equipment operators is $27,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart 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 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201642,790-10.05%9.42%
201547,090-5.48%-
201449,6704.87%-
201347,25017.97%-
201238,760--

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 business, professional, labor, political, and similar organizations industry with an annual salary $43,700. The lowest paying industry is the religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations industry (annual salary $42,320). For detailed construction equipment operator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$43,700
Personal and Laundry Services
$43,680
Death Care Services
$43,680
Repair and Maintenance
$42,710
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
$42,710
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$42,320

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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