Average Salary of Crane Operator Jobs

$22,500 - $28,999
8% of jobs
$29,000 - $35,499
12% of jobs
$38,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$35,500 - $41,999
15% of jobs
$42,000 - $48,499
16% of jobs
The average salary is $54,009 a year
$48,500 - $54,999
17% of jobs
$58,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$55,000 - $61,499
13% of jobs
$61,500 - $67,999
7% of jobs
$68,000 - $74,499
4% of jobs
$74,500 - $80,999
2% of jobs
$81,000 - $87,499
1% of jobs
$87,500 - $94,000
1% of jobs

National Average

$22,500 $54,009/year $94,000
$23,089 - $29,758
8% of jobs
$29,759 - $36,428
12% of jobs
$38,994 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$36,429 - $43,099
15% of jobs
$43,100 - $49,769
16% of jobs
The average salary is $55,423 a year
$49,770 - $56,439
17% of jobs
$60,031 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$56,440 - $63,109
13% of jobs
$63,110 - $69,779
7% of jobs
$69,780 - $76,449
4% of jobs
$76,450 - $83,120
2% of jobs
$83,121 - $89,790
1% of jobs
$89,791 - $96,461
1% of jobs

Ashburn, VA Average

$23,089 $55,423/year $96,461

Crane Operator Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $38,000 $3,167 $731 $18
Average $54,009 $4,501 $1,039 $26
75th Percentile $58,500 $4,875 $1,125 $28

Crane Operator Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $38,994 $3,250 $750 $19
Average $55,423 $4,619 $1,066 $27
75th Percentile $60,031 $5,003 $1,154 $29

As of Dec 10, 2018, the average annual pay for a Crane Operator in the United States is $54,009 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $94,000 and as low as $22,500, the majority of Crane Operator salaries currently range between $38,000 (25th percentile) to $58,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Crane Operator varies little (about $20,500), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Crane Operator job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Crane Operator in your area are making on average $55,423 per year or $1,414 (3%) more than the national average annual salary of $54,009. Virginia ranks number 5 out of 50 states nationwide for Crane Operator salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Crane Operator jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Nearby Crane Operator Job Openings Hiring Now

Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA

Class A CDL

All American Transportation Reston, VA

Pay: $1,100 to $1,400 Weekly

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