Florida Construction Equipment Operators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Construction Equipment Operators in Florida

Construction Equipment Operators picture    Construction Equipment Operators image

Fast Facts for Construction Equipment Operators in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ocala, Punta Gorda and Panama City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Lauderdale, Gainesville and Tallahassee
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Tampa, Orlando and Miami

Salaries for Construction Equipment Operators in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Miami, Naples and Fort Lauderdale

Schools for Construction Equipment Operators in Florida are listed below.

Selected Construction Equipment Operator Training Schools in Florida

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Florida.

Matching School Ads
Fortis Institute
Jacksonville, Pensacola, Port Saint Lucie, West Palm Beach

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

* Programs vary by location

* Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

Please call on  844-252-4552 to talk to a respresentative.

  • Programs: HVAC, HVACR
  • Degrees: Diploma
Tulsa Welding School

Get your career started with an education from Tulsa Welding School.

  • Programs: Electro-Mechanical Technologies, R-HVAC Technologies, Electrical Applications
  • Degrees: Diploma
Lincoln Tech
West Palm Beach

Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.

  • Programs: Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Degrees: Diploma
Everest University
Orange Park, Tampa

Career-focused education designed to help you get the job you deserve.

  • Programs: Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, Electrician
  • Degrees: Diploma
Southern Technical College
Mount Dora, Orlando, Sanford

Get the hands-on training you need for career success at Southern Technical College.

  • Programs: Applied Electronics Technology- HVAC Major (Diploma), Applied Electronics Technology- HVAC Major (Associate's), Electrical Trades Technology (Associates)
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Matching School Ads

More Florida Construction Equipment Operator Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Construction Equipment Operators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Construction Equipment Operators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Construction Equipment Operators relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gainesville 210 $31280 0.65
Homosassa Springs 130 $36820 1.65
Jacksonville 1320 $33950 0.82
Cape Coral 400 $36270 0.65
Fort Myers 400 $36270 0.65
Crestview 170 $37450 0.64
Fort Walton Beach 170 $37450 0.64
Destin 170 $37450 0.64
Deltona 400 $35250 0.86
Daytona Beach 400 $35250 0.86
Ormond Beach 400 $35250 0.86
Orlando 1990 $34720 0.69
Kissimmee 1990 $34720 0.69
Sanford 1990 $34720 0.69
Palm Bay 280 $36290 0.56
Melbourne 280 $36290 0.56
Titusville 280 $36290 0.56
Panama City 190 $33650 0.93
Pensacola 240 $36320 0.57
Ferry Pass 240 $36320 0.57
Brent 240 $36320 0.57
Port St. Lucie 500 $35740 1.47
Punta Gorda 60 $34470 0.52
Lakeland 580 $29560 1.1
Winter Haven 580 $29560 1.1
Miami 2930 $38380 0.47
Fort Lauderdale 2930 $38380 0.47
West Palm Beach 2930 $38380 0.47
Naples 370 $33900 1.09
Immokalee 370 $33900 1.09
Marco Island 370 $33900 1.09
North Port 510 $32840 0.72
Sarasota 510 $32840 0.72
Bradenton 510 $32840 0.72
Ocala 260 $33490 1.07
Sebastian 100 $33840 0.85
Vero Beach 100 $33840 0.85
Sebring 40 $30420 0.68
Tallahassee 190 $32000 0.46
Tampa 2350 $34590 0.75
St. Petersburg 2350 $34590 0.75
Clearwater 2350 $34590 0.75
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104