Crane and Tower Operator Salary Information in Reno-Sparks, Nevada

The annual and hourly salary statistics of crane and tower operators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of crane and tower operators in Reno-Sparks 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 Crane and Tower Operators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,780
25th Percentile Wage
$63,980
50th Percentile Wage
$68,550
75th Percentile Wage
$73,130
90th Percentile Wage
$75,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for crane and tower operators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of crane and tower operators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$68,550
1.84% 1.84%
2012
$67,290
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Table 3. Compare Crane and Tower Operator Salary in Reno-Sparks with Other Nevada Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $68,550, Reno-Sparks is the second highest paying city for crane and tower operators in state of Nevada, following the highest paying city Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $71,990). Compared with Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of crane and tower operators in Reno-Sparks is 4.8 percent (4.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$71,990
Reno-Sparks
$68,550
Las Vegas-Paradise
$68,070
Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area
$60,790



See also: Top paying jobs in Reno-Sparks, Nevada.