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Highest Paying Cities for Underground Mining Loading Machine Operators

The top 7 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 $57,970, Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania is the highest paying city for underground mining loading machine operators. It is followed by Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama (average annual salary $55,860). 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 underground mining loading machine operators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 7 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
$57,970
90
2 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$55,860
220
3 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$55,090
150
4 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$53,950
260
5 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$53,040
40
6 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$52,360
440
7 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$46,440
60
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