Cage Operator Career

Job Description: Operate or tend hoists or winches to lift and pull loads using power-operated cable equipment.

*A job as a Cage Operator falls under the broader career category of Hoist and Winch Operators. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

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Cage Operator Career

Salary Info

We do not have salary data for this specific career but we can provide average wages for all careers in the category of Hoist and Winch Operators

Median Annual Wage

$41,110

Median Hourly Wage

$19.76*

Total Employed Nationally

2,810


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 wage data and 2008-2018 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2008-2018). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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