How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in West Virginia? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in West Virginia is $60,234 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $50,375 and $68,336. 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 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $66,329 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $66,557 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $61,383 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $59,826 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $61,601 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $64,469 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $62,444 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $60,898 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $61,383 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $61,383 Date Updated April 26, 2022
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