Radio Operator Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of radio operators in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare radio operator salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Radio Operators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio operators 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) radio operators is $55,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid radio operators is $17,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of radio operators 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 Growth1-Year Growth
0.11% 0.11%
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Compare Radio Operator Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of radio operators in two industries in the mining sector are shown below. For detailed radio operator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
Coal Mining

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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