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Wages for Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators in UNITED STATES

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $14.22 $21.28 $35.80
United States Yearly $29,580 $44,270 $74,460
Wyoming Hourly $27.24 $35.41 $40.42
Wyoming Yearly $56,660 $73,650 $84,080
Alaska Hourly $19.49 $34.92 $49.92
Alaska Yearly $40,540 $72,630 $103,830
New Jersey Hourly $21.94 $32.84 $48.63
New Jersey Yearly $45,630 $68,300 $101,160
New York Hourly $16.70 $29.98 $62.74
New York Yearly $34,740 $62,350 $130,500
Nevada Hourly $16.12 $28.57 $46.26
Nevada Yearly $33,540 $59,420 $96,220
North Dakota Hourly $18.54 $28.39 $44.19
North Dakota Yearly $38,560 $59,060 $91,920
California Hourly $18.88 $28.23 $52.68
California Yearly $39,270 $58,720 $109,560
Connecticut Hourly $14.42 $27.65 $49.44
Connecticut Yearly $29,980 $57,510 $102,840
Minnesota Hourly $12.32 $27.26 $39.30
Minnesota Yearly $25,630 $56,710 $81,740
Washington Hourly $17.37 $25.36 $36.50
Washington Yearly $36,120 $52,750 $75,910
Massachusetts Hourly $11.62 $25.34 $65.09
Massachusetts Yearly $24,160 $52,710 $135,380
District of Columbia Hourly $19.35 $25.20 $30.17
District of Columbia Yearly $40,240 $52,410 $62,760
Maryland Hourly $17.54 $24.80 $30.84
Maryland Yearly $36,480 $51,590 $64,140
Rhode Island Hourly $18.32 $24.66 $31.80
Rhode Island Yearly $38,100 $51,300 $66,140
Colorado Hourly $17.25 $24.32 $36.83
Colorado Yearly $35,880 $50,590 $76,610
Wisconsin Hourly $16.92 $24.00 $38.00
Wisconsin Yearly $35,190 $49,910 $79,050
Montana Hourly $13.04 $23.97 $30.05
Montana Yearly $27,130 $49,860 $62,500
West Virginia Hourly $15.87 $23.28 $33.49
West Virginia Yearly $33,010 $48,410 $69,650
Delaware Hourly $17.11 $23.11 $33.35
Delaware Yearly $35,590 $48,080 $69,370
Illinois Hourly $15.56 $23.07 $37.31
Illinois Yearly $32,360 $47,980 $77,610
Oregon Hourly $16.55 $23.05 $30.27
Oregon Yearly $34,410 $47,950 $62,970
Missouri Hourly $15.09 $23.03 $37.48
Missouri Yearly $31,390 $47,910 $77,950
Arizona Hourly $16.26 $22.35 $31.64
Arizona Yearly $33,830 $46,480 $65,820
Hawaii Hourly $15.28 $22.17 $48.43
Hawaii Yearly $31,770 $46,120 $100,740
Kansas Hourly $15.22 $21.84 $31.05
Kansas Yearly $31,660 $45,420 $64,580
New Hampshire Hourly $15.10 $21.83 $29.12
New Hampshire Yearly $31,400 $45,410 $60,560
South Carolina Hourly $15.33 $21.68 $37.79
South Carolina Yearly $31,880 $45,090 $78,600
Idaho Hourly $14.00 $21.35 $28.78
Idaho Yearly $29,110 $44,410 $59,860
Utah Hourly $15.98 $21.27 $30.63
Utah Yearly $33,240 $44,240 $63,710
Iowa Hourly $14.46 $21.15 $29.74
Iowa Yearly $30,080 $43,990 $61,850
Indiana Hourly $13.33 $20.99 $31.54
Indiana Yearly $27,730 $43,660 $65,590
Kentucky Hourly $11.53 $20.82 $25.40
Kentucky Yearly $23,980 $43,310 $52,840
Ohio Hourly $10.81 $20.47 $30.21
Ohio Yearly $22,480 $42,580 $62,830
Louisiana Hourly $13.78 $20.42 $31.11
Louisiana Yearly $28,660 $42,470 $64,720
Oklahoma Hourly $14.04 $20.35 $32.33
Oklahoma Yearly $29,210 $42,330 $67,240
Virginia Hourly $15.22 $20.17 $27.27
Virginia Yearly $31,660 $41,950 $56,720
Michigan Hourly $9.26 $20.09 $37.08
Michigan Yearly $19,260 $41,780 $77,130
New Mexico Hourly $14.62 $19.90 $35.18
New Mexico Yearly $30,400 $41,390 $73,170
South Dakota Hourly $13.53 $19.83 $24.78
South Dakota Yearly $28,150 $41,240 $51,540
Vermont Hourly $15.77 $19.29 $25.11
Vermont Yearly $32,800 $40,130 $52,230
North Carolina Hourly $15.22 $19.24 $26.52
North Carolina Yearly $31,660 $40,030 $55,170
Maine Hourly $15.23 $19.13 $28.64
Maine Yearly $31,680 $39,790 $59,560
Pennsylvania Hourly $14.45 $19.12 $27.67
Pennsylvania Yearly $30,060 $39,780 $57,560
Nebraska Hourly $13.91 $19.00 $25.69
Nebraska Yearly $28,940 $39,520 $53,440
Arkansas Hourly $12.46 $18.66 $55.25
Arkansas Yearly $25,920 $38,820 $114,920
Alabama Hourly $12.48 $18.57 $30.74
Alabama Yearly $25,960 $38,620 $63,930
Mississippi Hourly $13.03 $18.38 $27.96
Mississippi Yearly $27,110 $38,220 $58,150
Texas Hourly $13.36 $18.35 $24.99
Texas Yearly $27,780 $38,170 $51,970
Georgia Hourly $14.85 $18.11 $26.32
Georgia Yearly $30,890 $37,670 $54,740
Florida Hourly $12.15 $18.10 $28.14
Florida Yearly $25,260 $37,650 $58,530
Tennessee Hourly $13.30 $17.86 $28.07
Tennessee Yearly $27,670 $37,140 $58,380
Guam Hourly $12.95 $17.52 $24.05
Guam Yearly $26,940 $36,440 $50,020
Puerto Rico Hourly $8.03 $10.02 $12.71
Puerto Rico Yearly $16,710 $20,840 $26,440
American Samoa Hourly N/A N/A N/A
American Samoa Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Northern Mariana Islands Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Northern Mariana Islands Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Virgin Islands Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Virgin Islands Yearly N/A N/A N/A


Occupation Description
Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators

Operate or tend machinery equipped with scoops, shovels, or buckets, to excavate and load loose materials. Excludes "Dredge Operators".

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