Continuous Mining Machine Operator Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for continuous mining machine operators in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of continuous mining machine operators amongst Illinois 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 Continuous Mining Machine Operators in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,400
25th Percentile Wage
$51,590
50th Percentile Wage
$56,460
75th Percentile Wage
$61,350
90th Percentile Wage
$66,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for continuous mining machine operators in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of continuous mining machine operators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,460
6.27% 15.46%
2016
$52,920
3.02% -
2015
$51,320
-5.71% -
2014
$54,250
-3.34% -
2013
$56,060
14.86% -
2012
$47,730
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Continuous Mining Machine Operators in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of continuous mining machine operators in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of continuous mining machine operators in state of Illinois ranges from $45,640 to $57,370. The highest paying area for continuous mining machine operators in Illinois is West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,370. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $53,540). The lowest paying area is South Illinois nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $45,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$57,370
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$53,540
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$46,590
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$45,640




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