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Extraction Worker Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of extraction workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare extraction worker salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Extraction Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,700
25th Percentile Wage
$33,520
50th Percentile Wage
$44,520
75th Percentile Wage
$59,880
90th Percentile Wage
$74,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for extraction workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. 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 $74,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid extraction workers is $26,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of extraction workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,520
-7.75% 12.40%
2016
$47,970
2.15% -
2015
$46,940
2.94% -
2014
$45,560
10.84% -
2013
$40,620
3.99% -
2012
$39,000
- -

Compare Extraction Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of extraction workers in eight industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services 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 scientific research and development services industry with an annual salary $65,480. The lowest paying industry is the other professional, scientific, and technical services industry (annual salary $37,000). For detailed extraction worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Scientific Research and Development Services
$65,480
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$65,480
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$52,150
Engineering Services
$44,890
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$44,520
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$43,000
Testing Laboratories
$39,440
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$37,000

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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