Operations Research Analyst Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of operations research analysts in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare operations research analyst salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Operations Research Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,720
25th Percentile Wage
$62,300
50th Percentile Wage
$78,630
75th Percentile Wage
$105,680
90th Percentile Wage
$140,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations research analysts in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) operations research analysts is $140,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $78,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations research analysts is $51,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operations research analysts in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,630
-3.40% 10.76%
2016
$81,300
3.95% -
2015
$78,090
4.97% -
2014
$74,210
10.98% -
2013
$66,060
-6.22% -
2012
$70,170
- -

Compare Operations Research Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of operations research analysts in two industries in the mining sector are shown below. For detailed operations research analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$79,850
Oil and Gas Extraction
$79,850

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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