How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in Tennessee? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Tennessee is $61,764 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $51,655 and $70,071. 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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Vulcan Materials Company - Hermitage, TN

Heavy Equipment Operator - Hermitage, TN

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Heavy Equipment Operator

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

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Adams, TN Avg. Salary $61,560 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Adamsville, TN Avg. Salary $58,082 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Afton, TN Avg. Salary $59,523 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alamo, TN Avg. Salary $62,525 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alcoa, TN Avg. Salary $62,312 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alexandria, TN Avg. Salary $62,705 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Allardt, TN Avg. Salary $61,900 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Allons, TN Avg. Salary $62,302 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Allred, TN Avg. Salary $61,900 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alpine, TN Avg. Salary $61,900 Date Updated April 26, 2022
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