Mining and Geological Engineer Salary Information in Idaho

The average annual and hourly salaries for mining and geological engineers in the state of Idaho are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mining and geological engineers among Idaho metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mining and Geological Engineers in Idaho

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,250
25th Percentile Wage
$51,400
50th Percentile Wage
$69,240
75th Percentile Wage
$98,080
90th Percentile Wage
$122,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mining and geological engineers in Idaho in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mining and geological engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,240
-16.02% -16.91%
2016
$80,330
-19.99% -
2015
$96,390
10.25% -
2014
$86,510
-0.28% -
2013
$86,750
6.69% -
2012
$80,950
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