Heavy Equipment Operator salary in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

Average salary
$59,500/yr
Based on 45 income tax records
$39,000
$89,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$56K
 
$70K
 
$57K
$39,000
$89,000
How much do Heavy Equipment Operators make?
The average total salary for a Heavy Equipment Operator is $59,500 per year. This is based on data from 45 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Heavy Equipment Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Heavy Equipment Operator salary can vary between $39,000 to $89,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Heavy Equipment Operator salary by company

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Heavy Equipment Operator demographics in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

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52% are single
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48% are married
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42% have kids
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71% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Heavy Equipment Operators in Des Moines Metro Area, IA

45 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a heavy equipment operator in Des Moines Metro Area, IA is $59,500 per year. Heavy equipment operator salaries in Des Moines Metro Area, IA can vary between $39,000 to $89,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 45 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as heavy equipment operator.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for heavy equipment operators near Des Moines Metro Area, IA: Des Moines, IA ($58,000 a year), Omaha, NE ($48,000 a year), and Kansas City, MO ($46,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.