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Highest Paying States for Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

The highest paying states for mine cutting and channeling 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 mine cutting and channeling machine operators in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $81,220, Wyoming is the highest paying state for mine cutting and channeling machine operators. It is followed by Montana (average annual salary $73,870). 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 mine cutting and channeling machine operators in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Wyoming
$81,220
$67,140 110
2 Montana
$73,870
$61,540 130
3 Arizona
$66,340
$49,930 450
4 Nevada
$65,690
$53,050 940
5 Pennsylvania
$60,030
$35,970 270
6 Colorado
$57,240
$43,610 70
7 Alaska
$55,430
$45,550 30
8 California
$55,380
$40,310 130
9 Alabama
$55,180
$35,570 350
10 Utah
$55,030
$42,360 80
11 Minnesota
$54,590
$45,810 50
12 West Virginia
$52,470
$34,810 290
13 New Mexico
$48,350
$40,350 620
14 Kentucky
$47,670
$28,440 50
15 South Carolina
$46,690
$39,230 40
16 Indiana
$46,500
$41,860 60
17 Tennessee
$44,800
$29,520 70
18 Illinois
$44,070
$33,040 190
19 Ohio
$43,690
$33,090 230
20 Florida
$43,480
$28,070 40
21 Georgia
$42,960
$29,030 70
22 Virginia
$40,350
$29,010 680
23 Wisconsin
$40,250
$29,870 50
24 New York
$39,530
$29,400 90
25 Arkansas
$38,840
$24,590 30
26 Maryland
$38,260
$31,830 40
27 Washington
$38,060
$25,140 40
28 Texas
$35,280
$25,870 220
29 Michigan
$35,240
$23,700 0
30 Oklahoma
$35,200
$22,620 190
31 New Jersey
$30,900
$25,630 0
32 Missouri
$29,170
$22,610 160
33 Kansas
$28,500
$22,380 30

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of mine cutting and channeling machine operators in those states is not available at this time.

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