Other Construction and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Mining

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Construction and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,840
25th Percentile Wage
$32,480
50th Percentile Wage
$44,910
75th Percentile Wage
$65,260
90th Percentile Wage
$88,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other construction 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) other construction and related workers is $88,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other construction and related workers is $25,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,910-6.21%-21.22%
201547,700-3.79%-
201449,510-3.07%-
201351,030-6.68%-
201254,440--

Compare Other Construction and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of other construction and related workers in six 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 construction and related worker occupations is the metal ore mining industry with an annual salary $61,940. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for mining industry (annual salary $44,120). For detailed other construction and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Metal Ore Mining
$61,940
Coal Mining
$57,480
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$57,100
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$52,770
Support Activities for Mining
$44,120
Support Activities for Mining
$44,120

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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