Heavy Equipment Operator Salary in Jefferson, Colorado

How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in Jefferson, CO? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Jefferson, CO is $64,556 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $53,981 and $73,249. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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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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About Jefferson, Colorado    Jefferson is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office in Park County, Colorado, United States. It is located the northern end of South Park....More

Jefferson, Colorado  area prices were up 0.4% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Jefferson, Colorado

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Skills associated with Heavy Equipment Operator: Heavy Equipment Operation, Vehicle Inspection/Cleaning/Maintenance

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