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Other Extraction Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of other extraction workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other extraction workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other extraction workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Extraction Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,100
25th Percentile Wage
$36,410
50th Percentile Wage
$48,750
75th Percentile Wage
$60,580
90th Percentile Wage
$74,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other extraction workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other extraction workers is $74,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,100. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 175% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other extraction workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,7508.98%20.39%
201544,3707.28%-
201441,1403.82%-
201339,5701.92%-
201238,810--

Table 2. Other Extraction Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other extraction workers in 7 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other extraction workers occupations is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector with an annual salary $85,450. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $22,860).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$85,450
Federal, State, and Local Government
$52,410
Manufacturing
$50,190
Mining
$49,960
Construction
$41,950
Transportation and Warehousing
$31,700
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$22,860

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Extraction Workers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other extraction workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other extraction workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $30,700 to $68,000. The highest paying state for other extraction workers is Alaska with a median annual salary of $68,000. The lowest paying state is Kansas with a median annual salary of $30,700. For more salary information of other extraction workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Alaska
$68,000
Pennsylvania
$66,350
North Dakota
$55,370
Nevada
$55,110
Georgia
$54,970
Wyoming
$52,210
Washington
$52,150
New Mexico
$49,520
West Virginia
$49,060
Maryland
$48,150
Arizona
$46,540
Texas
$44,610
Kentucky
$44,530
California
$44,010
Colorado
$43,930
Utah
$40,200
Arkansas
$39,280
Virginia
$37,440
Illinois
$36,930
Idaho
$34,920
Louisiana
$34,490
Indiana
$33,960
Tennessee
$32,630
Oklahoma
$32,220
Kansas
$30,700


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