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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

Fairfax County Government - Chantilly,VA
Operates a variety of loaders, backhoes, motor graders, excavators and paving equipment to complete projects that include but are not limited to; roug... Full Description

Aerotek - Purcellville,VA
Aerotek's client is a ground improvement design build firm that works on commercial and government projects ranging from South Carolina to New York.Th... Full Description

DXI Construction - Sterling,VA
Basic Description: The Estimator helps drive business by preparing complete and responsive bid proposals on large and complex projects including analy... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. ... Manages the process for the developm... Full Description

Perspecta - Bethesda,MD
Performs one or many of a wide range of installation tasks such as running conduit and cable, installing and connecting trays, racks and electronic ha... Full Description

Lane Construction Corporation - Springfield,VA
The Structures Superintendent will schedule all the bridge, earthwork, roadwork, or other self-performed work and coordinate field crews through direc... Full Description

Express Employment Professionals - Bethesda,MD
A construction company located in Bethesda is looking for a full-time Superintendent. ... May be exposed to heavy machinery/equipment, hazardous chemi... Full Description

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

Chenega Corporation - Bethesda,MD
CHENEGA INFINITY, LLC Company Construction Surveillance Technician Chenega Engineering Technician I SCA WD Labor Category: Engineering Technician I Cl... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
In addition, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful energy delivery solutions. ... Cre... Full Description

Job Openings

Fairfax County Government - Chantilly,VA
Aerotek - Purcellville,VA
DXI Construction - Sterling,VA
Bechtel - Reston,VA
Perspecta - Bethesda,MD
Lane Construction Corporation - Springfield,VA