Cherry Picker Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$26,000
$24,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$29,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
CVS Health
Highest Paying City
Buffalo, NY
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.4 years
How much does a cherry picker operator make?
The national average salary for a Cherry Picker Operator in the U.S. is $26,945 annually or $12.95 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $24,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $29,000. Professional companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Alaska, Minnesota, Washington, Wyoming, and New York are some of the states with the best Cherry Picker Operator salaries in the US. Most Cherry Picker Operators spend 1.4 years in the position.
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Average Cherry Picker Operator Salary By Location

Across America, Cherry Picker Operators make on average $26,945 annually or $12.95 hourly. Buffalo, NY reports the highest annual salary for Cherry Picker Operators at 30,855. The average starting salary in Buffalo, NY for Cherry Picker Operators is $26,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Cherry Picker Operator salaries are Alaska, Minnesota, Washington, Wyoming, and New York. Texas, Alabama, and South Carolina have the lowest Cherry Picker Operator salaries.

Map of Cherry Picker Operator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Cherry Picker Operators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Cherry Picker Operator Salary By Company

Cherry Picker Operators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Cherry Picker Operators are Professional companies and Retail companies. CVS Health and Rite Aid are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like KeHE and Wayfair report highly competitive salaries for Cherry Picker Operators.
Company
Average Salary
$29,388
$29k
$28,255
$28k
$28,225
$28k
$27,688
$28k
$27,318
$27k
$27,126
$27k

Average Cherry Picker Operator Pay By Industry

Cherry Picker Operator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Automotive companies, Transportation companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Cherry Picker Operators. Automotive companies pay Cherry Picker Operators an average salary of $28,829, Transportation companies pay $27,619, and Manufacturing companys come in at $27,204. The average salary for Cherry Picker Operators in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $25,874.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$28,829
$29k
Transportation
Transportation
$27,619
$28k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$27,204
$27k
Retail
Retail
$26,669
$27k
Professional
Professional
$25,874
$26k

Cherry Picker Operator Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Cherry Picker Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Cherry Picker Operator can range from $21,897 to $31,825 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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