How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator make in West Virginia? The average Heavy Equipment Operator salary in West Virginia is $57,345 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $47,947 and $65,063. 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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25% $47,947 10% $39,392 90% $72,089 75% $65,063 $57,345 50%(Median)
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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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $63,136 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $63,364 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $58,438 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $56,956 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $58,646 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $61,377 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $59,388 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $57,693 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $58,438 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $58,438 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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