Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators
Wages & Outlook
Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.
This career pays above the statewide median wage.
Wages for Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators *
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.
In Minnesota, there are 7,520 workers employed in this medium-sized career.
Where do Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators most often work?
- Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
- Specialty Trade Contractors
- Mining (except Oil and Gas)
- Construction of Buildings
This career is currently in very high demand.
This career is high growth compared to other careers.
There will be a need for about 10,098 new Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
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