Other Engineering Technician Salary in Sector of Mining

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Engineering Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,530
25th Percentile Wage
$55,290
50th Percentile Wage
$68,530
75th Percentile Wage
$80,720
90th Percentile Wage
$99,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other engineering technicians is $99,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other engineering technicians is $43,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other engineering technicians in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,530-0.35%5.17%
201568,7700.57%-
201468,3803.98%-
201365,6601.02%-
201264,990--

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

The average salaries of other 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 other engineering technician occupations is the oil and gas extraction industry with an annual salary $71,280. The lowest paying industry is the metal ore mining industry (annual salary $56,060). For detailed other engineering technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$71,280
Oil and Gas Extraction
$71,280
Support Activities for Mining
$62,740
Support Activities for Mining
$62,740
Coal Mining
$60,850
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$56,280
Metal Ore Mining
$56,060

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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