Heavy Equipment Operator salary in US South Region

Average salary
$43,000/yr
Based on 9,361 income tax records
$19,500
$80,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$38K
 
$42K
 
$44K
 
$44K
 
$45K
$19,500
$80,000
How much do Heavy Equipment Operators make?
The average total salary for a Heavy Equipment Operator is $43,000 per year. This is based on data from 9,361 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 $19,500 to $80,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Heavy Equipment Operator salary by location

Heavy Equipment Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Georgia Ports Authority, US South Region
18 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$72K – $153K
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Republic Energy, US South Region
15 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$58K – $77K
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Zachry Group, US South Region
19 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$35K – $97K
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Lehigh Hanson, US South Region
21 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$32K – $78K
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Martin Marietta, US South Region
63 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$43K – $79K
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Waste Connections, US South Region
30 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$34K – $85K
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CEMEX, US South Region
17 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$40K – $75K
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Rogers Group, US South Region
28 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$24K – $77K
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Phillips And Jordan, US South Region
13 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$30K – $73K
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Allan Myers, US South Region
26 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$19K – $75K
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Oldcastle APG, US South Region
11 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$36K – $70K
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Kinder Morgan, US South Region
16 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$40K – $79K
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Wm Resources, US South Region
81 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$32K – $74K
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Vulcan Construction Mat, US South Region
85 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$37K – $85K
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Saiia Construction Company, US South Region
24 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$32K – $82K
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Waste Industries USA, US South Region
12 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$36K – $67K
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City Of Denton, US South Region
10 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$43K – $57K
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Turner Industries Group, US South Region
10 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$30K – $85K
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Hughes Brothers Construction, US South Region
10 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$18K – $65K
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M.A. Mortenson, US South Region
14 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$23K – $71K
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The Lane Construction Corporatio, US South Region
18 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$25K – $58K
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Vallencourt Construction Co, US South Region
15 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$28K – $61K
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Morgan Corp, US South Region
12 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$22K – $73K
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Tms International, US South Region
15 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$23K – $69K
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Charles Blalock Sons, US South Region
11 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$29K – $49K
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Hoopaugh Grading Company, US South Region
13 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$37K – $66K
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State Of Delaware, US South Region
20 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$35K – $53K
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Board Of County Commissioners, US South Region
40 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$30K – $51K
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Holden Temporaries, US South Region
13 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$29K – $64K
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Jr Davis Construction Co, US South Region
15 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$23K – $66K
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State Of West Virginia, US South Region
21 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$29K – $50K
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Fsc II Fred Smith Compan, US South Region
11 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$32K – $56K
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Brent Scarbrough Company, US South Region
12 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$30K – $72K
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State Of Texas, US South Region
14 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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State Of Louisiana, US South Region
19 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$30K – $54K
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Virginia Dept Of Transportation, US South Region
18 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$31K – $50K
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Pasco Board Of Co Commissioners, US South Region
11 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$30K – $58K
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Anderson Columbia Co, US South Region
14 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $43K
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City Of San Antonio, US South Region
10 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$25K – $56K
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Branch Highways, US South Region
13 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$22K – $51K
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FrankCrum, US South Region
13 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$19K – $49K
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SouthEast Personnel Leasing, US South Region
27 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$20K – $59K
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State Of Florida, US South Region
16 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$26K – $37K
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State Of South Carolina, US South Region
18 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$24K – $37K

Heavy Equipment Operator demographics in US South Region

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61% are single
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39% are married
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38% have kids
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32% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Heavy Equipment Operators in US South Region

9,361 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a heavy equipment operator in US South Region is $43,000 per year. Heavy equipment operator salaries in US South Region can vary between $19,500 to $80,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 9,361 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as heavy equipment operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for heavy equipment operators in US South Region: Georgia Ports Authority ($100,500 a year), Republic Energy ($70,500 a year), and Zachry Group ($61,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for heavy equipment operators in US South Region: Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($57,500 a year), Charleston Metro Area, WV ($57,500 a year), and Baltimore Metro Area, MD ($54,500 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.