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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||1-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Las Vegas-Paradise|| |
|Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area|| |