How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in Washington? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Washington is $71,835 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $60,082 and $81,501. 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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Equipment Operator I

Clean Harbors - Anacortes, WA

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Romac Industries Inc - Bothell, WA

Heavy Equipment Operator

Ellensburg, City Of - Clerk - Ellensburg, WA

Heavy Equipment Operator w/ CDL

North Sky Communications - Ephrata, WA

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 Aberdeen, WA Avg. Salary $67,425 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Acme, WA Avg. Salary $68,530 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Addy, WA Avg. Salary $64,302 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Adna, WA Avg. Salary $67,425 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Airway Heights, WA Avg. Salary $64,840 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Albion, WA Avg. Salary $64,302 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Allyn, WA Avg. Salary $72,390 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Almira, WA Avg. Salary $64,302 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Amanda Park, WA Avg. Salary $67,425 Date Updated November 29, 2021
Location Amboy, WA Avg. Salary $69,157 Date Updated November 29, 2021
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