Mining and Geological Engineer Salary Information in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The annual and hourly salary statistics of mining and geological engineers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of mining and geological engineers in Oklahoma City is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Mining and Geological Engineers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,080
25th Percentile Wage
$85,310
50th Percentile Wage
$95,640
75th Percentile Wage
$109,950
90th Percentile Wage
$164,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mining and geological engineers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $164,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,080.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.19
25th Percentile Wage
$41.01
50th Percentile Wage
$45.98
75th Percentile Wage
$52.86
90th Percentile Wage
$78.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mining and geological engineers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $78.93. The median hourly salary is $45.98. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.19.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of mining and geological engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201695,640-6.98%12.54%
2015102,320-5.33%-
2014107,7700.72%-
2013106,99021.82%-
201283,650--

Table 3. Compare Mining and Geological Engineer Salary in Oklahoma City with Other Oklahoma Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $95,640, Oklahoma City is the second highest paying city for mining and geological engineers in state of Oklahoma, following the highest paying city Tulsa (median annual salary of $116,410). Compared with Tulsa, the median annual salary of mining and geological engineers in Oklahoma City is 17.8 percent (17.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tulsa
$116,410
Oklahoma City
$95,640

See also: Top paying jobs in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.