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Extraction Worker Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of extraction workers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare extraction worker salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Extraction Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,780
25th Percentile Wage
$40,700
50th Percentile Wage
$45,840
75th Percentile Wage
$54,420
90th Percentile Wage
$61,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for extraction workers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $61,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid extraction workers is $35,780.

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 federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,840
0.68% 9.38%
2016
$45,530
4.68% -
2015
$43,400
3.29% -
2014
$41,970
0.10% -
2013
$41,930
0.93% -
2012
$41,540
- -

Compare Extraction Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of extraction workers in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $51,230. The lowest paying industry is the federal government, including usps industry (annual salary $44,300). For detailed extraction worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$51,230
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$51,230
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$50,210
State government, including schools and hospitals
$50,200
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$45,840
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$45,740
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$44,300
Federal government, including USPS
$44,300

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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