Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of industrial engineering technicians in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare industrial engineering technician salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Industrial Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,790
25th Percentile Wage
$49,500
50th Percentile Wage
$65,020
75th Percentile Wage
$84,550
90th Percentile Wage
$102,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineering technicians 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) industrial engineering technicians is $102,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid industrial engineering technicians is $38,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineering technicians in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,020
0.80% -7.00%
2016
$64,500
6.40% -
2015
$60,370
-6.58% -
2014
$64,340
-13.71% -
2013
$73,160
4.91% -
2012
$69,570
- -

Compare Industrial Engineering Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of industrial engineering technicians in seven 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 industrial engineering technician occupations is the oil and gas extraction industry with an annual salary $72,930. The lowest paying industry is the nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying industry (annual salary $51,250). For detailed industrial engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$72,930
Oil and Gas Extraction
$72,930
Metal Ore Mining
$62,210
Support Activities for Mining
$60,350
Support Activities for Mining
$60,350
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$54,120
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$51,250

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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