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Extraction Worker Helper Salary Information

The salary statistics of extraction workers helpers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of extraction workers helpers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The extraction workers helpers 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. Extraction Worker Helper Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,140
25th Percentile Wage
$28,780
50th Percentile Wage
$35,790
75th Percentile Wage
$44,750
90th Percentile Wage
$51,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for extraction workers helpers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) extraction workers helpers is $51,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,140. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 112% 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 extraction workers helpers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201635,7900.08%12.10%
201535,7603.58%-
201434,4801.65%-
201333,9107.23%-
201231,460--

Table 2. Extraction Worker Helper Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of extraction workers helpers in 6 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 extraction workers helpers occupations is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector with an annual salary $42,770. The lowest paying sector is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector (annual salary $29,760).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$42,770
Mining
$37,260
Manufacturing
$31,560
Construction
$29,890
Wholesale Trade
$29,840
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$29,760

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

From the above tables we note that not only extraction workers helpers 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 extraction workers helpers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,930 to $55,970. The highest paying state for extraction workers helpers is Alaska with a median annual salary of $55,970. The lowest paying state is Georgia with a median annual salary of $23,930. For more salary information of extraction workers helpers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Alaska
$55,970
Idaho
$45,810
West Virginia
$45,290
Kansas
$43,360
New York
$42,450
Washington
$42,320
Indiana
$42,050
Nevada
$41,090
Kentucky
$40,590
Wyoming
$40,220
Pennsylvania
$39,850
Alabama
$39,390
New Hampshire
$38,880
New Jersey
$38,480
California
$36,780
Illinois
$36,640
North Dakota
$36,510
New Mexico
$36,430
Utah
$36,320
Minnesota
$36,150
Colorado
$36,000
Louisiana
$35,100
Tennessee
$34,810
Texas
$34,560
Oklahoma
$33,890
Missouri
$33,750
Montana
$33,350
Oregon
$32,460
Massachusetts
$31,980
Arizona
$31,560
Arkansas
$30,920
North Carolina
$29,700
Virginia
$28,380
Michigan
$27,740
South Dakota
$27,680
Maryland
$27,590
Florida
$27,540
Mississippi
$27,490
Ohio
$26,760
South Carolina
$26,360
Iowa
$25,350
Georgia
$23,930



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