Extraction Worker Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of extraction workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare extraction worker salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Extraction Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,620
25th Percentile Wage
$34,090
50th Percentile Wage
$43,750
75th Percentile Wage
$59,250
90th Percentile Wage
$73,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for extraction workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) extraction workers is $73,710. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid extraction workers is $27,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of extraction workers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201643,7506.35%13.17%
201540,9702.51%-
201439,9406.16%-
201337,480-1.36%-
201237,990--

Compare Extraction Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of extraction workers in seven industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for extraction worker occupations is the wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers industry with an annual salary $51,380. The lowest paying industry is the lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $31,870). For detailed extraction worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$51,380
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$51,380
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$45,000
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$44,410
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$44,330
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$43,180
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$31,870

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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