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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Construction Equipment Operators

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Construction Equipment Operators jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Birmingham 1490 $38,780
Hoover 1490 $38,780
Huntsville 910 $38,670
Mobile 660 $33,640
Tuscaloosa 440 $36,710
Montgomery 400 $33,580
Florence 220 $34,410
Muscle Shoals 220 $34,410
Decatur 210 $41,590
Foley 140 $33,970
Daphne 140 $33,970
Fairhope 140 $33,970
Auburn 120 $30,440
Opelika 120 $30,440
Dothan 120 $33,960
Gadsden 100 $29,970
Oxford 70 $32,940
Jacksonville 70 $32,940
Anniston 70 $32,940
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 980 $71,040
Fairbanks 470 $68,360
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Scottsdale 4290 $44,270
Mesa 4290 $44,270
Phoenix 4290 $44,270
Tucson 940 $40,760
Prescott 290 $40,740
Kingman 190 $40,970
Lake Havasu City 190 $40,970
Sierra Vista 170 $43,670
Douglas 170 $43,670
Flagstaff 150 $42,430
Yuma 120 $38,950
     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 710 $34,920
North Little Rock 710 $34,920
Little Rock 710 $34,920
Jonesboro 150 $36,250
Pine Bluff 90 $33,910
Hot Springs 80 $33,430
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Los Angeles 5550 $78,620
Anaheim 5550 $78,620
Long Beach 5550 $78,620
San Bernardino 3460 $60,420
Riverside 3460 $60,420
Ontario 3460 $60,420
Oakland 3210 $73,590
Hayward 3210 $73,590
San Francisco 3210 $73,590
Arcade 2110 $63,890
Roseville 2110 $63,890
Sacramento 2110 $63,890
Arden 2110 $63,890
San Diego 1790 $59,740
Carlsbad 1790 $59,740
Bakersfield 1440 $48,280
San Jose 710 $70,570
Sunnyvale 710 $70,570
Santa Clara 710 $70,570
Oxnard 600 $56,810
Ventura 600 $56,810
Thousand Oaks 600 $56,810
Santa Rosa 570 $64,880
Fresno 560 $50,530
Paso Robles 540 $76,350
San Luis Obispo 540 $76,350
Arroyo Grande 540 $76,350
Lodi 490 $62,050
Stockton 490 $62,050
Fairfield 320 $71,100
Vallejo 320 $71,100
Modesto 270 $49,870
Santa Barbara 250 $54,660
Santa Maria 250 $54,660
Redding 240 $49,870
Salinas 170 $53,810
El Centro 160 $47,870
Porterville 130 $47,900
Visalia 130 $47,900
Yuba City 130 $51,150
Napa 120 $68,840
Merced 110 $44,520
Chico 100 $53,770
Watsonville 90 $63,840
Santa Cruz 90 $63,840
Corcoran 80 $39,000
Hanford 80 $39,000
Madera 70 $49,870
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Aurora 3800 $45,870
Lakewood 3800 $45,870
Denver 3800 $45,870
Greeley 990 $45,140
Colorado Springs 710 $39,220
Fort Collins 500 $45,670
Grand Junction 250 $46,280
Pueblo 230 $44,930
Boulder 170 $44,170
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
East Hartford 1070 $61,850
West Hartford 1070 $61,850
Hartford 1070 $61,850
New Haven 700 $66,700
Norwalk 650 $65,940
Stamford 650 $65,940
Bridgeport 650 $65,940
Danbury 110 $48,960
Waterbury 70 $49,220
     
Metro Area (Delaware) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dover 220 $41,650
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Miami 2930 $38,380
West Palm Beach 2930 $38,380
Fort Lauderdale 2930 $38,380
Tampa 2350 $34,590
St. Petersburg 2350 $34,590
Clearwater 2350 $34,590
Kissimmee 1990 $34,720
Orlando 1990 $34,720
Sanford 1990 $34,720
Jacksonville 1320 $33,950
Lakeland 580 $29,560
Winter Haven 580 $29,560
North Port 510 $32,840
Bradenton 510 $32,840
Sarasota 510 $32,840
Port St. Lucie 500 $35,740
Deltona 400 $35,250
Daytona Beach 400 $35,250
Ormond Beach 400 $35,250
Cape Coral 400 $36,270
Fort Myers 400 $36,270
Immokalee 370 $33,900
Naples 370 $33,900
Marco Island 370 $33,900
Melbourne 280 $36,290
Palm Bay 280 $36,290
Titusville 280 $36,290
Ocala 260 $33,490
Brent 240 $36,320
Pensacola 240 $36,320
Ferry Pass 240 $36,320
Gainesville 210 $31,280
Tallahassee 190 $32,000
Panama City 190 $33,650
Crestview 170 $37,450
Destin 170 $37,450
Fort Walton Beach 170 $37,450
Homosassa Springs 130 $36,820
Sebastian 100 $33,840
Vero Beach 100 $33,840
Punta Gorda 60 $34,470
Sebring 40 $30,420
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Roswell 4720 $35,070
Sandy Springs 4720 $35,070
Atlanta 4720 $35,070
Savannah 360 $30,480
Gainesville 290 $31,650
Albany 260 $29,870
Macon 250 $33,710
Rome 140 $29,260
Valdosta 140 $30,930
Dalton 110 $30,980
Warner Robins 110 $32,510
Brunswick 100 $29,040
Clarke County 70 $30,750
Athens 70 $30,750
Hinesville 40 $39,230
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urban Honolulu 1160 $80,480
Lahaina 190 $48,310
Wailuku 190 $48,310
Kahului 190 $48,310
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 830 $39,850
Idaho Falls 320 $48,020
Coeur d'Alene 180 $45,600
Pocatello 70 $39,570
     
Metro Area (Illinois) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Peoria 430 $71,520
Marion 350 $69,470
Carbondale 350 $69,470
Springfield 340 $79,760
Rockford 210 $77,910
Urbana 200 $66,390
Champaign 200 $66,390
Bloomington 110 $46,140
Kankakee 100 $71,450
Danville 40 $68,380
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 2780 $58,970
Carmel 2780 $58,970
Indianapolis 2780 $58,970
Fort Wayne 310 $40,350
Bloomington 250 $63,000
Elkhart 230 $42,290
Goshen 230 $42,290
Lafayette 150 $53,790
West Lafayette 150 $53,790
La Porte 150 $60,400
Michigan City 150 $60,400
Columbus 100 $47,920
Muncie 60 $66,170
Kokomo 50 $39,540
Terre Haute N/A $50,370
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 1020 $51,810
Des Moines 1020 $51,810
Waterloo 430 $51,970
Cedar Falls 430 $51,970
Cedar Rapids 420 $48,680
Iowa City 230 $46,450
Dubuque 200 $47,570
Ames 150 $42,030
     
Metro Area (Kansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Wichita 1100 $34,380
Topeka 480 $34,910
Manhattan 230 $38,610
Lawrence 70 $38,060
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lexington 610 $38,120
Fayette 610 $38,120
Bowling Green 410 $36,140
Owensboro 270 $52,110
Fort Knox 220 $36,090
Elizabethtown 220 $36,090
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge 2130 $36,620
New Orleans 1490 $37,320
Metairie 1490 $37,320
Thibodaux 1090 $39,090
Houma 1090 $39,090
Shreveport 810 $44,590
Bossier City 810 $44,590
Lake Charles 760 $48,390
Lafayette 720 $37,770
Alexandria 170 $46,230
Hammond 90 $31,350
Monroe N/A $36,820
     
Metro Area (Maine) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Portland 510 $36,170
Portland 510 $36,170
Bangor 180 $34,760
Auburn 90 $40,560
Lewiston 90 $40,560
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Baltimore 2770 $47,650
Towson 2770 $47,650
Columbia 2770 $47,650
Lexington Park 50 $45,470
California 50 $45,470
     
Metro Area (Massachusetts) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Barnstable Town 300 $62,800
Leominster 130 $55,370
Gardner 130 $55,370
New Bedford 60 $62,080
Pittsfield 50 $65,350
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Warren 1940 $52,040
Detroit 1940 $52,040
Dearborn 1940 $52,040
Wyoming 590 $45,510
Grand Rapids 590 $45,510
East Lansing 310 $47,840
Lansing 310 $47,840
Ann Arbor 210 $49,850
Monroe 210 $50,900
Portage 170 $38,350
Kalamazoo 170 $38,350
Flint 160 $57,560
Niles 150 $45,760
Benton Harbor 150 $45,760
Midland 120 $47,140
Bay City 90 $39,930
Saginaw 90 $44,820
Muskegon 80 $38,630
Jackson 80 $42,910
Battle Creek 70 $42,680
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
St. Cloud 530 $46,340
Rochester 350 $42,090
North Mankato 120 $37,350
Mankato 120 $37,350
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Gulfport 470 $42,200
Pascagoula 470 $42,200
Biloxi 470 $42,200
Jackson 290 $33,110
Hattiesburg 170 $41,990
     
Metro Area (Missouri) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbia 230 $42,620
Springfield 230 $45,780
Joplin 160 $42,340
Jefferson City 100 $48,000
     
Metro Area (Montana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Billings 450 $45,700
Missoula 270 $49,110
Great Falls 90 $57,270
     
Metro Area (Nebraska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lincoln 420 $37,930
Grand Island 90 $34,990
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 1290 $64,060
Henderson 1290 $64,060
Las Vegas 1290 $64,060
Reno 440 $40,670
Carson City 40 $48,220
     
Metro Area (New Hampshire) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Manchester 100 $42,430
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Hammonton 230 $68,550
Atlantic City 230 $68,550
Trenton 170 $58,130
Vineland 100 $57,770
Bridgeton 100 $57,770
Ocean City 60 $47,500
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 1090 $38,230
Farmington 770 $46,900
Las Cruces 280 $32,500
Santa Fe 200 $37,350
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albany 1050 $52,750
Troy 1050 $52,750
Schenectady 1050 $52,750
Niagara Falls 830 $66,340
Cheektowaga 830 $66,340
Buffalo 830 $66,340
Rochester 710 $51,900
Syracuse 400 $54,650
Glens Falls 250 $61,440
Rome 240 $48,690
Utica 240 $48,690
Binghamton 220 $45,330
Kingston 140 $48,900
Fort Drum 120 $47,820
Watertown 120 $47,820
Ithaca 80 $43,270
Elmira 60 $52,200
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Raleigh 1470 $36,800
High Point 740 $34,250
Greensboro 740 $34,250
Salem 460 $32,450
Winston 460 $32,450
Durham 420 $37,480
Chapel Hill 420 $37,480
Morganton 360 $31,850
Lenoir 360 $31,850
Hickory 360 $31,850
Burlington 240 $34,470
Asheville 240 $34,880
Fayetteville 220 $37,300
Wilmington 160 $35,580
Greenville 120 $32,100
New Bern 90 $28,330
Jacksonville 80 $40,730
Goldsboro 70 $35,500
Rocky Mount 60 $33,940
     
Metro Area (North Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bismarck 330 $50,710
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbus 2580 $50,390
Elyria 2190 $61,050
Cleveland 2190 $61,050
Toledo 790 $64,240
Dayton 610 $47,860
Massillon 570 $48,860
Canton 570 $48,860
Akron 560 $48,860
Lima 120 $42,520
Mansfield 120 $46,310
Springfield 90 $44,310
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 1800 $37,050
Tulsa 1260 $37,730
Lawton 170 $35,150
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salem 470 $45,580
Eugene 340 $51,920
Redmond 310 $41,880
Bend 310 $41,880
Medford 210 $46,940
Albany 150 $52,690
Grants Pass 90 $48,910
Corvallis 30 $43,490
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 4660 $47,570
Hanover 890 $43,130
York 890 $43,130
Hazleton 820 $44,390
Barre 820 $44,390
Scranton 820 $44,390
Wilkes 820 $44,390
Lancaster 740 $42,410
Harrisburg 660 $40,280
Carlisle 660 $40,280
Reading 530 $43,130
State College 390 $38,730
Williamsport 280 $41,140
Johnstown 270 $34,820
Erie 270 $41,690
Altoona 230 $39,270
East Stroudsburg 210 $37,690
Berwick 190 $39,470
Bloomsburg 190 $39,470
Chambersburg 180 $40,290
Waynesboro 180 $40,290
Lebanon 140 $40,290
Gettysburg 140 $40,950
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Carolina 1330 $20,300
Caguas 1330 $20,300
San Juan 1330 $20,300
Ponce 140 $18,040
Isabela 130 $18,010
Aguadilla 130 $18,010
Mayag�ez 50 $18,540
Arecibo 30 $18,660
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbia 960 $32,810
North Charleston 760 $37,580
Charleston 760 $37,580
Mauldin 630 $34,450
Anderson 630 $34,450
Greenville 630 $34,450
Spartanburg 410 $34,710
Sumter 210 $30,490
Florence 170 $33,340
Bluffton 160 $40,690
Hilton Head Island 160 $40,690
Beaufort 160 $40,690
     
Metro Area (South Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rapid City 470 $38,240
Sioux Falls 430 $38,990
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Nashville 1420 $37,790
Davidson 1420 $37,790
Murfreesboro 1420 $37,790
Franklin 1420 $37,790
Knoxville 560 $35,890
Jackson 150 $36,830
Morristown 130 $34,210
Cleveland 90 $36,760
Johnson City 70 $32,080
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
The Woodlands 10180 $38,730
Houston 10180 $38,730
Sugar Land 10180 $38,730
Fort Worth 7520 $36,460
Arlington 7520 $36,460
Dallas 7520 $36,460
New Braunfels 2730 $33,570
San Antonio 2730 $33,570
Austin 2120 $35,320
Round Rock 2120 $35,320
Beaumont 1170 $44,110
Port Arthur 1170 $44,110
Corpus Christi 840 $36,420
Longview 600 $37,010
Midland 550 $41,230
El Paso 510 $34,020
Temple 480 $29,670
Killeen 480 $29,670
McAllen 470 $31,010
Edinburg 470 $31,010
Mission 470 $31,010
Odessa 450 $47,640
Amarillo 390 $34,740
Bryan 380 $34,870
College Station 380 $34,870
Waco 300 $33,760
Brownsville 280 $27,920
Harlingen 280 $27,920
Tyler 220 $34,830
San Angelo 210 $35,220
Abilene 180 $32,270
Denison 150 $31,800
Sherman 150 $31,800
Lubbock 130 $33,900
Victoria 120 $39,170
Laredo 90 $29,810
Wichita Falls 50 $28,530
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 1740 $44,640
Provo 970 $36,220
Orem 970 $36,220
Ogden 800 $43,660
Clearfield 800 $43,660
St. George 330 $40,420
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington 300 $41,750
Burlington 300 $41,750
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 1920 $36,470
Roanoke 460 $33,580
Charlottesville 280 $38,540
Lynchburg 270 $34,520
Harrisonburg 200 $37,030
Waynesboro 190 $32,820
Staunton 190 $32,820
Christiansburg 160 $32,870
Blacksburg 160 $32,870
Radford 160 $32,870
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Tacoma 3150 $66,110
Seattle 3150 $66,110
Bellevue 3150 $66,110
Spokane 700 $47,660
Spokane Valley 700 $47,660
Kennewick 400 $54,940
Richland 400 $54,940
Bellingham 250 $61,930
Wenatchee 190 $49,690
Longview 180 $56,130
Mount Vernon 160 $49,160
Anacortes 160 $49,160
Yakima 160 $52,530
Silverdale 150 $62,310
Bremerton 150 $62,310
Walla Walla 40 $57,180
Olympia N/A $59,550
Tumwater N/A $59,550
     
Metro Area (West Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Charleston 750 $43,610
Morgantown 650 $43,070
Beckley 290 $45,670
Parkersburg 160 $35,020
Vienna 160 $35,020
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Waukesha 1750 $65,780
West Allis 1750 $65,780
Milwaukee 1750 $65,780
Madison 720 $66,090
Green Bay 380 $63,460
Appleton 320 $42,280
Neenah 230 $46,320
Oshkosh 230 $46,320
Fond du Lac 160 $56,440
Racine 160 $60,110
Janesville 150 $53,740
Beloit 150 $53,740
Wausau 120 $47,170
Sheboygan 110 $46,760
Eau Claire 80 $62,550
     
Metro Area (Wyoming) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Cheyenne 180 $44,940
Casper 180 $46,620

Most Popular Industries for :
Construction Equipment Operators

Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Construction Trades 122,940 30% $39,480
Civil Engineering 119,160 29% $41,640
Government 68,090 17% $35,670
Mining 24,300 6% $39,190
Construction 23,320 5% $42,610
Waste Management 6,730 1% $37,180
Mining Services 6,690 1% $36,570
Mineral Products 5,140 1% $34,390
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