The salary statistics of earth drillers, except oil and gas in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare earth drillers, except oil and gas salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$33,710|
|25th Percentile Wage||$40,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,000|
|75th Percentile Wage||$51,440|
|90th Percentile Wage||$60,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for earth drillers, except oil and gas in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) earth drillers, except oil and gas is $60,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid earth drillers, except oil and gas is $33,710.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of earth drillers, except oil and gas in four industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for earth drillers, except oil and gas occupations is the nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing industry with an annual salary $44,790. The lowest paying industry is the agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing industry (annual salary $41,890). For detailed earth drillers, except oil and gas salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing|| |
|Lime and Gypsum Product Manufacturing|| |
|Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .