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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mining and geological engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
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|
|Oklahoma City|| |
|Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.