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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Operating Engineers, Construction Equip Operators

Annual Earnings
National 356,750 1.0 $45,890Explore the national job market for Operating Engineers, Construction Equip Operators

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Operating Engineers, Construction Equip Operators ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Pittsburgh, PA 1.8
Houston, TX 1.4
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN 1.2
Richmond, VA 1.1
San Antonio, TX 1.1
Metro Area Median Earnings
Chicago Metro Area $86,950
LA Metro Area $81,250
SF Metro Area $75,580
NYC Metro Area $75,440
San Jose, CA $73,270

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Baton Rouge, LA 2.1
Wichita, KS 1.7
Lancaster, PA 1.5
Scranton, PA 1.5
Bakersfield, CA 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Honolulu, HI $80,110
New Haven, CT $68,780
Madison, WI $67,830
Springfield, MA $67,800
Bridgeport, CT $65,330

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Greeley, CO 4.3
Houma, LA 3.6
Charleston, WV 2.9
Huntington, WV 2.6
Lake Charles, LA 2.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
Springfield, IL $83,870
Atlantic City, NJ $82,560
San Luis Obispo, CA $77,750
Vallejo, CA $74,180
Anchorage, AK $73,980

National - Job Listings

PeopleReady - Manassas,VA
Traffic control signaler Controls movement of vehicular traffic through construction projects: Discusses traffic routing plans, and type and location ... Full Description

Remington Mulch Company - Sterling,VA
We are seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator to become a part of our team! ... Previous experience in a manufacturing, truck driving, construction, or eq... Full Description

Croppmetcalfe - Fairfax,VA
Controls is a plus, control technicians must be able to service most types of HVAC equipment. ... Candidates should be knowledgeable in reading and in... Full Description

HNTB Corporation - Arlington,VA
Additional Responsibilities- Prepare daily work reports, including quantities for payment, contractor personnel and equipment utilized. - Perform qual... Full Description

Music & Arts - Retail - Frederick,MD
The purpose of this job is to manage construction projects in support of real estate initiatives, including new store openings, relocations, acquisiti... Full Description

Dewberry - Gainesville,VA
Construction InspectorDewberry is currently seeking Construction Inspectors for its Virginia offices to work on projects in VA/MD/DC. ... Monitor oper... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
PRIMARY The successful candidate will be responsible for project management at assigned airports, including coordination, site survey/validation, desi... Full Description

Interstates - Gaithersburg,MD
Primary and * Measuring, cutting, bending, threading, assembling and installing conduit * Overseeing or participating in wire installations with condu... Full Description

Infinity Consulting Solutions - Reston,VA
General Knowledge or familiarity of building construction. ... Return all equipment and supplies to respective locations after the job completion.... Full Description

Aerotek - Manassas,VA
Aerotek's client is ACTIVELY hiring for a utility based construction company in Manassas, VA. ... -Must have experience with equipment operating -Must... Full Description

Job Openings

PeopleReady - Manassas,VA
Remington Mulch Company - Sterling,VA
Croppmetcalfe - Fairfax,VA
HNTB Corporation - Arlington,VA
Music & Arts - Retail - Frederick,MD
Dewberry - Gainesville,VA