Iowa Construction Equipment Operators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Construction Equipment Operators in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Construction Equipment Operators in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Des Moines and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Davenport and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Waterloo and Davenport

Salaries for Construction Equipment Operators in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Des Moines and Dubuque

Schools for Construction Equipment Operators in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Construction Equipment Operator Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Northwest Iowa Community College Sheldon Associate 1,288

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Construction Equipment Operators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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


Ames 150 $42030 1.36
Iowa City 230 $46450 0.98
Cedar Rapids 420 $48680 1.16
Des Moines 1020 $51810 1.14
West Des Moines 1020 $51810 1.14
Dubuque 200 $47570 1.32
Waterloo 430 $51970 1.87
Cedar Falls 430 $51970 1.87
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