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Highest Paying Cities for Continuous Mining Machine Operators

The top 66 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 $89,080, Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming is the highest paying city for continuous mining machine operators. It is followed by Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana (average annual salary $70,570). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of continuous mining machine operators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 66 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Continuous Mining Machine Operators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$89,080
220
2 Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$70,570
40
3 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$70,000
n/a
4 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$69,390
130
5 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$60,260
1,600
6 East Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$59,670
290
7 Wheeling, West Virginia
$59,170
370
8 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$58,730
70
9 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$58,090
80
10 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$58,030
80
11 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$57,760
70
12 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$57,370
60
13 Charleston, West Virginia
$57,320
130
14 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$57,180
120
15 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$56,380
90
16 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$55,750
260
17 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$55,690
50
18 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$55,690
50
19 North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$55,200
220
20 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$54,970
n/a
21 Morgantown, West Virginia
$53,880
50
22 Spokane, Washington
$53,830
50
23 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$53,630
350
24 East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$53,550
50
25 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$53,540
120
26 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$51,350
30
27 North Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$51,270
190
28 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$51,000
150
29 Salt Lake City, Utah
$50,850
40
30 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$50,450
40
31 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$49,790
40
32 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$49,630
760
33 Beckley, USA
$48,810
50
34 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$48,710
150
35 Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$47,440
n/a
36 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$46,760
n/a
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$46,590
n/a
38 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$45,640
390
39 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$45,450
n/a
40 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$45,190
80
41 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$44,140
60
42 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$44,090
60
43 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$43,860
270
44 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$43,690
60
45 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$43,690
60
46 Garrett County, Maryland
$43,590
90
47 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$43,260
40
48 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$42,200
200
49 Richmond, Virginia
$42,090
190
50 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$41,490
90
51 Fort Smith, Oklahoma
$40,780
60
52 Evansville, Kentucky
$40,670
100
53 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$40,120
110
54 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$39,690
n/a
55 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$39,260
70
56 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$39,120
100
57 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$39,080
n/a
58 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$38,810
160
59 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$38,080
70
60 Rochester, New York
$37,780
n/a
61 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$37,030
130
62 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$35,660
n/a
63 Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$34,540
70
64 Cumberland, West Virginia
$33,930
70
65 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$33,030
40
66 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$22,470
90
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