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Highest Paying Industries for Roof Bolters, Mining

The top 6 highest paying industries for roof bolters, mining (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 in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $71,050, nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying is the highest paying industry for roof bolters, mining. It is followed by coal mining industry (average annual salary $54,980). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of roof bolters, mining in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 6 Highest Paying Industries for Roof Bolters, Mining

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$71,050
80
2 Coal Mining
$54,980
5,370
3 Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$54,970
5,630
4 Mining
$54,870
5,700
5 Metal Ore Mining
$51,720
180
6 Support Activities for Mining
$37,650
80
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