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Fast Facts for Construction Equipment Operators in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Redding, El Centro and Yuba City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: San Jose, San Francisco and Santa Cruz
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Riverside, Oakland and San Diego

Salaries for Construction Equipment Operators in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Francisco, Oakland and Santa Rosa

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More California Construction Equipment Operator Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Construction Equipment Operators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for California. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Bakersfield1030 $49,370
Chico100 $56,230
El Centro230 $48,670
Fresno630 $69,940
Hanford-Corcoran40 $48,730
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade2050 $70,690
Salinas240 $61,230
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim5400 $78,650
Madera40 $48,790
Merced120 $59,510
Modesto230 $59,070
Napa100 $63,890
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura680 $68,370
Redding340 $62,090
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario3680 $73,090
San Diego-Carlsbad2410 $68,640
Santa Rosa430 $68,360
Stockton-Lodi400 $55,510
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward3660 $81,140
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara1100 $75,670
Vallejo-Fairfield290 $79,220
Visalia-Porterville200 $49,700
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande350 $70,300
Yuba City120 $60,350
Santa Cruz-Watsonville100 $64,650
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara370 $64,950

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