How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in New Mexico? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in New Mexico is $62,138 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $51,967 and $70,496. 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.

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Heavy Equipment Operator IV

AECOM Technology Corporation - Albuquerque, NM

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HCS Renewable - Albuquerque, NM

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Bixby Electric, Inc. - Albuquerque, NM

Job Description for Heavy Equipment Operator

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 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Sunland Park, NM Avg. Salary $59,464 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Abiquiu, NM Avg. Salary $63,225 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alamogordo, NM Avg. Salary $60,642 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Albuquerque, NM Avg. Salary $63,647 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alcalde, NM Avg. Salary $63,225 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Algodones, NM Avg. Salary $62,921 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alto, NM Avg. Salary $59,622 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Amalia, NM Avg. Salary $63,225 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Amistad, NM Avg. Salary $61,798 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Angel Fire, NM Avg. Salary $63,225 Date Updated April 26, 2022
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