The salary statistics of underground mining loading machine operators are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of underground mining loading machine operators within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The underground mining loading machine operators annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for underground mining loading machine operators. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) underground mining loading machine operators is $62,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,680. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 124% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for underground mining loading machine operators from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 9.54%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.58%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 6.23% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -0.72%.
|Underground Mining Loading Machine Operators|| |
|Hoist and Winch Operators|| |
|Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators|| |
|Laborers and Material Movers|| |
|Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment|| |
|Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers|| |
|Machine Feeders and Offbearers|| |
The average salaries of underground mining loading machine operators in 1 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4.
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
From the above tables we note that not only underground mining loading machine operators 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 underground mining loading machine operators in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $30,450 to $56,600. The highest paying state for underground mining loading machine operators is Texas with a median annual salary of $56,600. The lowest paying state is Oklahoma with a median annual salary of $30,450. For more salary information of underground mining loading machine operators profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|West Virginia|| |