Miscellaneous Construction and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Mining

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,320
25th Percentile Wage
$26,640
50th Percentile Wage
$39,890
75th Percentile Wage
$60,500
90th Percentile Wage
$78,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous 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) miscellaneous construction and related workers is $78,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous construction and related workers is $19,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous construction and related workers in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,890
11.31% -38.38%
2016
$35,380
15.97% -
2015
$29,730
-15.14% -
2014
$34,230
-1.72% -
2013
$34,820
-58.53% -
2012
$55,200
- -

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

The average salaries of miscellaneous 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 miscellaneous construction and related worker occupations is the mining (except oil and gas) industry with an annual salary $63,740. The lowest paying industry is the oil and gas extraction industry (annual salary $29,460). For detailed miscellaneous construction and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$63,740
Metal Ore Mining
$61,940
Support Activities for Mining
$47,090
Support Activities for Mining
$47,090
Oil and Gas Extraction
$29,460
Oil and Gas Extraction
$29,460

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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