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Highest Paying Cities for Continuous Mining Machine Operators

The top 31 highest paying cities for continuous mining machine operators (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of continuous mining machine operators in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $88,200, Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming is the highest paying city for continuous mining machine operators. It is followed by Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada (average annual salary $60,180). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of continuous mining machine operators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 31 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$88,200
210
2 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$60,180
1,400
3 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$58,220
60
4 Charleston, West Virginia
$57,680
140
5 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$57,070
70
6 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$56,970
90
7 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$56,380
90
8 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$55,690
50
9 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$55,690
50
10 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$54,970
n/a
11 Morgantown, West Virginia
$53,880
50
12 Spokane, Washington
$53,830
50
13 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$52,170
160
14 Salt Lake City, Utah
$50,850
40
15 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$50,450
40
16 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$49,800
510
17 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$49,180
190
18 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$48,710
150
19 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$46,110
70
20 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$46,040
800
21 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$45,640
390
22 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$45,190
80
23 Wheeling, West Virginia
$44,280
190
24 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$44,090
60
25 Garrett County, Maryland
$43,590
90
26 Richmond, Virginia
$42,090
190
27 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$41,860
40
28 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$41,860
40
29 Fort Smith, Oklahoma
$40,780
60
30 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$39,120
100
31 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$22,470
90
See also: Highest paying industries for continuous mining machine operators.