Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas Salary Information in Mississippi

The average annual and hourly salaries for earth drillers, except oil and gas in the state of Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of earth drillers, except oil and gas among Mississippi 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 Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas in Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,870
25th Percentile Wage
$28,760
50th Percentile Wage
$35,060
75th Percentile Wage
$39,850
90th Percentile Wage
$46,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for earth drillers, except oil and gas in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,870.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,060
6.08% -12.55%
2016
$32,930
4.19% -
2015
$31,550
-8.78% -
2014
$34,320
-15.68% -
2013
$39,700
0.60% -
2012
$39,460
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas in Mississippi Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas in state of Mississippi ranges from $28,640 to $42,400. The highest paying area for earth drillers, except oil and gas in Mississippi is Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $42,400. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $36,160). The lowest paying area is Jackson with a median annual salary of $28,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$42,400
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$36,160
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$35,580
Jackson
$28,640




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