How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in Nevada? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Nevada is $67,053 as of December 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $56,058 and $76,080. 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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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 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Sun Valley, NV Avg. Salary $65,679 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Alamo, NV Avg. Salary $65,843 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Amargosa Valley, NV Avg. Salary $65,843 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Austin, NV Avg. Salary $64,829 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Baker, NV Avg. Salary $60,178 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Battle Mountain, NV Avg. Salary $64,829 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Beatty, NV Avg. Salary $65,843 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Blue Diamond, NV Avg. Salary $66,431 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Boulder City, NV Avg. Salary $65,908 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Bunkerville, NV Avg. Salary $65,843 Date Updated December 28, 2020
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