Operating Engineer salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$71,000/yr
Based on 1,290 income tax records
$27,000
$123,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$27,000
$123,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Operating Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Operating Engineer is $71,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,290 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Operating Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Operating Engineer salary can vary between $27,000 to $123,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Operating Engineer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Davenport Metro Area, IA
10 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$79K – $114K
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
317 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$68K – $102K
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Springfield Metro Area, IL
16 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$60K – $94K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
42 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$58K – $89K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
52 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$55K – $87K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
29 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
49 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$57K – $78K
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Rockford Metro Area, IL
12 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$42K – $99K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
43 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$57K – $88K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
17 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$46K – $78K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
37 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$51K – $81K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
41 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$43K – $77K
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Cleveland Metro Area, OH
34 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$43K – $83K
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Peoria Metro Area, IL
24 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$50K – $82K
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Toledo Metro Area, OH
30 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$47K – $83K
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Canton Metro Area, OH
12 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$34K – $67K
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Akron Metro Area, OH
19 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$41K – $55K

Operating Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Npl Construction Co, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$107K – $127K
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Metal Services, US Midwest Region
22 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$71K – $86K
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Jones Lang LaSalle, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$58K – $94K
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Tms International, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$61K – $84K

Operating Engineer demographics in US Midwest Region

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52% are single
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48% are married
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44% have kids
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53% own a home

Operating Engineer salaries by age in US Midwest Region

$0
$19,375
$38,750
$58,125
$77,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Operating Engineers in US Midwest Region

1,290 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a operating engineer in US Midwest Region is $71,000 per year. Operating engineer salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $27,000 to $123,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,290 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as operating engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for operating engineers in US Midwest Region: Npl Construction Co ($116,500 a year), Metal Services ($82,000 a year), and Jones Lang LaSalle ($75,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for operating engineers in US Midwest Region: Davenport Metro Area, IA ($102,000 a year), Chicago Metro Area, IL ($88,000 a year), and Springfield Metro Area, IL ($82,000 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.