Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$44,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$44,000
Median 50%
$65,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
NJVC
Highest Paying City
Concord, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a heavy equipment mechanic make?
Heavy Equipment Mechanics in America make an average salary of $44,255 per year or $21.28 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $65,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $29,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Heavy Equipment Mechanics are in Construction companies and Energy companies. Some of the states with the best Heavy Equipment Mechanic salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, California, and Washington. The typical tenure for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic is 4.2 years.
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Average Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic in the USA is $44,255 annually or $21.28 hourly. Heavy Equipment Mechanics make the most in Concord, CA at about $61,465 per year. Even an entry-level Heavy Equipment Mechanic makes $44,000 per year in Concord, CA. Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, California, and Washington are the highest paying states. Tennessee, Georgia, Arkansas, Mississippi, and West Virginia are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Concord, CA
$61,465
2
Springfield, MA
$49,923
3
New York, NY
$49,615
4
Alexandria, VA
$46,795
5
Denver, CO
$44,746

Average Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salary By Company

Heavy Equipment Mechanic jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Construction companies and Energy companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Heavy Equipment Mechanics at NJVC and ManTech International report the highest salaries. Companies like Sundt and KBR also report very competitive wages for Heavy Equipment Mechanics.

Average Heavy Equipment Mechanic Pay By Industry

Wages for Heavy Equipment Mechanics can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Transportation companies, Retail companies, and Technology companies pay their Heavy Equipment Mechanics well. Salaries for Heavy Equipment Mechanics in Transportation companies average $46,648 annually, while Retail companies and Technology companies pay $46,050 and $45,984, respectively. At $40,925, the average salary for Heavy Equipment Mechanics in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$46,648
2
Retail
$46,050
3
Technology
$45,984
4
Construction
$45,856
5
Manufacturing
$40,925

Recently Added Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of Minnesota
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/28/2020
$54,893
Sweeping Corporation of America
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/22/2020
$39,653
Sweeping Corporation of America
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/18/2020
$52,175
City of Fresno, Ca
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/17/2020
$55,296
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/16/2020
$52,446
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
01/08/2020
$56,412
Mechanics Hub
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12/31/2019
$58,436
Mechanics Hub
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
12/31/2019
$37,566
E&D Excavating
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
12/31/2019
$52,175
Mechanics Hub
Heavy Equipment Mechanic
12/31/2019
$52,175
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