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Highest Paying Cities for Underground Mining Loading Machine Operators

The top 14 highest paying cities for underground mining loading 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 underground mining loading machine operators in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $59,850, Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania is the highest paying city for underground mining loading machine operators. It is followed by Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia (average annual salary $59,720). 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 underground mining loading machine operators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 14 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Underground Mining Loading Machine Operators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$59,850
100
2 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$59,720
150
3 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$59,390
30
4 Beckley, USA
$56,590
n/a
5 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$53,950
260
6 Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$53,790
230
7 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$53,040
40
8 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$52,360
440
9 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$52,320
n/a
10 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$48,710
40
11 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$46,310
50
12 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$44,050
60
13 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$42,380
40
14 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$37,550
60
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