Category: Excavation FAQ

Prices fluctuate depending on where you live, but the cost of an excavation project is generally determined by the number of cubic yards of dirt a contractor will need to move. On average, the price of a small machine and operator is $125 per hour, while a midsize machine and operator will cost around $200 hourly. Trucking in the necessary equipment costs an average of $90 per hour, and labor averages $55 per hour. In short, the best way to get a more accurate idea of your excavation costs is to contact us and get a quote for your project.