Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare operations specialties manager salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Operations Specialties Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,330
25th Percentile Wage
$90,430
50th Percentile Wage
$124,650
75th Percentile Wage
$169,630
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations specialties managers in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) operations specialties managers is $169,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $124,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $67,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016124,6504.20%10.69%
2015119,4102.40%-
2014116,5500.54%-
2013115,9203.97%-
2012111,320--

Compare Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of operations specialties managers in eight industries in the mining sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for operations specialties manager occupations is the oil and gas extraction industry with an annual salary $141,890. The lowest paying industry is the metal ore mining industry (annual salary $95,430). For detailed operations specialties manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$141,890
Oil and Gas Extraction
$141,890
Support Activities for Mining
$114,620
Support Activities for Mining
$114,620
Coal Mining
$108,740
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$98,970
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$97,430
Metal Ore Mining
$95,430

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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