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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 $77,820, Wyoming is the highest paying state for mine cutting and channeling machine operators. It is followed by Montana (average annual salary $67,420). 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 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
$77,820
$65,700 100
2 Montana
$67,420
$43,920 170
3 Nevada
$63,350
$52,050 950
4 Colorado
$57,240
$43,610 70
5 California
$57,170
$39,750 130
6 Pennsylvania
$55,820
$32,410 270
7 Kentucky
$55,620
$41,500 310
8 Utah
$55,030
$42,360 80
9 Minnesota
$54,590
$45,810 50
10 Alabama
$54,350
$31,140 320
11 West Virginia
$53,370
$33,070 310
12 Maryland
$51,790
$37,720 60
13 New Mexico
$48,350
$40,350 620
14 Indiana
$44,940
$28,110 60
15 Florida
$43,480
$28,070 40
16 Illinois
$43,020
$30,130 190
17 Georgia
$40,440
$28,150 70
18 Wisconsin
$40,250
$29,870 50
19 Ohio
$40,250
$33,200 210
20 Tennessee
$39,040
$24,230 80
21 Arkansas
$38,840
$24,590 30
22 New York
$38,530
$28,680 80
23 Washington
$38,060
$25,140 40
24 Virginia
$36,930
$26,980 700
25 Michigan
$35,240
$23,700 0
26 New Jersey
$30,900
$25,630 0
27 Texas
$28,650
$21,570 200

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.

See also: Highest paying industries for mine cutting and channeling machine operators, Top Paying Jobs in America.