Mining and Geological Engineer Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for mining and geological engineers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mining and geological engineers amongst New York 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$125,060
75th Percentile Wage
$114,520
50th Percentile Wage
$94,530
25th Percentile Wage
$71,250
10th Percentile Wage
$58,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mining and geological engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$60.13
75th Percentile Wage
$55.06
50th Percentile Wage
$45.45
25th Percentile Wage
$34.26
10th Percentile Wage
$28.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mining and geological engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.13. The median hourly salary is $45.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.34.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $94,530 28.73%
2013 $73,430 -2.83%
2012 $75,570 2.96%
2011 $73,400 -0.42%
2010 $73,710 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for mining and geological engineers in state of New York from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 28.25%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -2.83%.We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 2.96% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -0.42%.

Table 4. Average Mining and Geological Engineer Wage in New York vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Mining and Geological Engineers
$94,530
Nuclear Engineers
$114,080
Engineers, All Other
$91,770
Aerospace Engineers
$110,990
Biomedical Engineers
$86,000
Chemical Engineers
$92,800
Civil Engineers
$85,110

Mining and Geological Engineer Salary by State

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