Operating Engineer and Other Construction Equipment Operator Salary Information in New Hampshire

The average annual and hourly salaries for operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in the state of New Hampshire are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators amongst New Hampshire cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators in New Hampshire

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,940
25th Percentile Wage
$40,460
50th Percentile Wage
$47,550
75th Percentile Wage
$56,310
90th Percentile Wage
$63,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in New Hampshire in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,940.

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
$47,550
2.23% 7.93%
2016
$46,490
6.84% -
2015
$43,310
0.42% -
2014
$43,130
-0.42% -
2013
$43,310
-1.09% -
2012
$43,780
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators in New Hampshire Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in some New Hampshire cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in state of New Hampshire ranges from $42,850 to $64,730. The highest paying area for operating engineers and other construction equipment operators in New Hampshire is Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford with a median annual salary of $64,730. The second highest paying city/area in New Hampshire State is Lawrence-Methuen-Salem (mean annual salary $57,470). The lowest paying area is Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,850.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford
$64,730
Lawrence-Methuen-Salem
$57,470
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury
$55,180
Rochester-Dover
$51,910
Nashua
$51,760
Manchester
$49,170
Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$47,640
Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$46,110
Portsmouth
$45,650
Northern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$44,010
Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$42,850




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