Heavy Equipment Operator Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in District of Columbia? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in District of Columbia is $71,190 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $59,528 and $80,776. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $59,528 10% $48,910 90% $89,503 75% $80,776 $71,190 50%(Median)
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Heavy Equipment Operator operates heavy machinery, such as a tractor, bulldozer, backhoe, or excavator, for the purposes of construction, demolition, or excavation. May be responsible for routine maintenance or repairs. Being a Heavy Equipment Operator may need state licensing. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Heavy Equipment Operator typically reports to a supervisor. The Heavy Equipment Operator has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. To be a Heavy Equipment Operator typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may have 2 years experience plus an associates degree, or additional training or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $70,832 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $70,832 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $70,832 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $70,832 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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