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Highest Paying States for Roof Bolters, Mining

The highest paying states 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 of roof bolters, mining in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $84,900, Wyoming is the highest paying state for roof bolters, mining. It is followed by Pennsylvania (average annual salary $69,570). 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 roof bolters, mining in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Roof Bolters, Mining

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Wyoming
$84,900
$65,760 40
2 Pennsylvania
$69,570
$55,530 370
3 Utah
$59,200
$43,820 140
4 Alabama
$59,180
$53,720 250
5 Illinois
$58,900
$41,920 260
6 West Virginia
$58,670
$46,470 1,350
7 Colorado
$58,310
$51,600 130
8 Virginia
$56,390
$49,410 360
9 Alaska
$55,780
$42,850 40
10 Indiana
$55,120
$44,040 200
11 Nevada
$54,120
$41,210 80
12 Ohio
$53,720
$43,800 0
13 Kentucky
$49,260
$42,020 540

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of roof bolters, mining in those states is not available at this time.

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