Miscellaneous Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous social scientist and related worker salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,650
25th Percentile Wage
$74,820
50th Percentile Wage
$96,280
75th Percentile Wage
$115,330
90th Percentile Wage
$163,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous social scientists and related workers 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) miscellaneous social scientists and related workers is $163,740. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $96,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous social scientists and related workers is $51,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$96,280
-5.34% -5.01%
2013
$101,420
0.32% -
2012
$101,100
- -

Compare Miscellaneous Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in two industries in the mining sector are shown below. For detailed miscellaneous social scientist and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Oil and Gas Extraction
$92,310
Oil and Gas Extraction
$92,310

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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