Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Sector of Mining

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

Average Annual Salary of Natural Sciences Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$82,040
25th Percentile Wage
$96,980
50th Percentile Wage
$120,820
75th Percentile Wage
$187,530
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for natural sciences 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) natural sciences managers is $187,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $120,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid natural sciences managers is $82,040.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of natural sciences managers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016120,820-32.49%-35.01%
2015160,070-7.86%-
2014172,6505.52%-
2012163,120--

Compare Natural Sciences Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of natural sciences managers in two industries in the mining sector are shown below. For detailed natural sciences manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$131,480
Oil and Gas Extraction
$131,480

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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