**Crane Operators earn $42,000 annually on average**, or $20 per hour, which is 44% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Crane Operators work for Becon Construction at $86,000 annually while the lowest paid Crane Operators work for American Spring Wire earning approximately $26,000 each year.

+$28K (50%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

+$18K (29%) more than **average Zachry Holdings salary ($52K)**

+$45K (48%) more than **average Zachry Holdings Crane Operator salary ($70K)**

-$10K (15%) less than **average Zachry Holdings Crane Operator salary ($70K)**

+$1K (1%) more than **average Zachry Holdings Crane Operator salary ($70K)**

+$58K (81%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

+$75K (120%) more than **average Streamline Automation salary ($25K)**

+$42K (66%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

+$32K (47%) more than **average Murray & Roberts salary ($52K)**

+$18K (35%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

-$45K (54%) less than **average Performance Energy Services salary ($105K)**

-$4K (10%) less than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

-$17K (50%) less than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

-$30K (75%) less than **average LG Electronics salary ($55K)**

+$1K (2%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

-$8K (17%) less than **average AK Steel salary ($51K)**

-$11K (29%) less than **average AK Steel Crane Operator salary ($43K)**

-$8K (20%) less than **average AK Steel Crane Operator salary ($43K)**

-$8K (20%) less than **average AK Steel Crane Operator salary ($43K)**

-$3K (7%) less than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

-$7K (16%) less than **average Strom Engineering salary ($46K)**

+$17K (35%) more than **average Strom Engineering Crane Operator salary ($39K)**

-$7K (19%) less than **average Strom Engineering Crane Operator salary ($39K)**

+$6K (14%) more than **average Strom Engineering Crane Operator salary ($39K)**

+$2K (4%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

+$7K (17%) more than **average Parsec Automation salary ($37K)**

-$4K (9%) less than **average Parsec Automation Crane Operator salary ($44K)**

-$8K (20%) less than **average Parsec Automation Crane Operator salary ($44K)**

-$14K (37%) less than **average Parsec Automation Crane Operator salary ($44K)**

+$15K (30%) more than **national average Crane Operator salary ($42K)**

+$9K (17%) more than **average Maxim Crane Works salary ($48K)**

-$6K (11%) less than **average Maxim Crane Works Crane Operator salary ($57K)**

+$14K (21%) more than **average Maxim Crane Works Crane Operator salary ($57K)**

-$9K (17%) less than **average Maxim Crane Works Crane Operator salary ($57K)**

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