What is the salary of a Crane Operator?

The average salary of a Crane Operator in United States is $51,620. Salaries start from around $29,170 and go up to $79,360. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$79,360
Starting ($29.2k)
Junior ($37.4k)
Experienced ($48.6k)
Senior ($63.3k)
Highest ($79.4k)
Highest

The top 10% of Crane Operators in United States earn:

$79,360
Senior

The top 25% of Crane Operators in United States earn:

$63,260
Experienced

The middle 50% of Crane Operators in United States earn:

$48,630
Junior

The bottom 25% of Crane Operators in United States earn:

$37,410
Starting

The bottom 10% of Crane Operators in United States earn:

$29,170

Historical salary

Crane Operator salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 43,900 40
Alaska 68,000 5
Arizona 44,700 38
Arkansas 37,500 51
California 67,800 6
Colorado 55,400 17
Connecticut 58,400 13
Delaware 41,300 45
District of Columbia 47,100 32
Florida 46,600 33
Georgia 40,900 47
Hawaii 74,000 1
Idaho 47,800 28
Illinois 67,300 7
Indiana 57,300 14
Iowa 49,600 25
Kansas 47,300 30
Kentucky 42,900 41
Louisiana 50,300 23
Maine 47,300 31
Maryland 59,600 11
Massachusetts 59,000 12
Michigan 44,400 39
Minnesota 55,100 18
Mississippi 40,400 49
Missouri 52,100 21
Montana 72,200 4
Nebraska 38,900 50
Nevada 73,600 2
New Hampshire 46,600 34
New Jersey 60,500 9
New Mexico 56,500 15
New York 55,600 16
North Carolina 42,400 42
North Dakota 54,200 20
Ohio 40,800 48
Oklahoma 48,200 26
Oregon 60,200 10
Pennsylvania 51,300 22
Rhode Island 40,900 46
South Carolina 54,800 19
South Dakota 45,100 35
Tennessee 42,000 43
Texas 48,100 27
Utah 45,000 36
Vermont 47,600 29
Virginia 50,100 24
Washington 72,400 3
West Virginia 31,700 52
Wisconsin 44,900 37
Wyoming 66,600 8
Guam 41,900 44
Puerto Rico 31,200 53

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