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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 $62,120). 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 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
$62,120
$46,680 390
3 Utah
$58,420
$43,700 180
4 Colorado
$58,310
$51,600 130
5 Illinois
$57,920
$41,550 250
6 Virginia
$56,390
$49,410 360
7 West Virginia
$56,300
$44,010 1,620
8 Alaska
$55,780
$42,850 40
9 Nevada
$54,120
$41,210 80
10 Kentucky
$51,210
$42,290 640
11 Indiana
$47,640
$41,560 200

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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