Rock Splitters, Quarry Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of rock splitters, quarry in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare rock splitters, quarry salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Rock Splitters, Quarry

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,850
25th Percentile Wage
$27,880
50th Percentile Wage
$33,890
75th Percentile Wage
$41,840
90th Percentile Wage
$50,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for rock splitters, quarry 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) rock splitters, quarry is $50,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid rock splitters, quarry is $23,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of rock splitters, quarry in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,890
0.00% 6.40%
2016
$33,890
0.94% -
2015
$33,570
1.73% -
2014
$32,990
2.88% -
2013
$32,040
1.00% -
2012
$31,720
- -

Compare Rock Splitters, Quarry Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of rock splitters, quarry in five 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 rock splitters, quarry occupations is the support activities for mining industry with an annual salary $37,420. The lowest paying industry is the nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying industry (annual salary $33,800). For detailed rock splitters, quarry salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Mining
$37,420
Support Activities for Mining
$37,420
Metal Ore Mining
$34,930
Mining (except Oil and Gas)
$33,820
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying
$33,800

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




Related:

Highest paying cities for rock splitters, quarry

Highest paying industries for rock splitters, quarry.