National » Transportation and Material Moving » Mine Shuttle Car Operators

Mine Shuttle Car Operator Salary Information

The salary statistics of mine shuttle car operators are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of mine shuttle car operators within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The mine shuttle car operators 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. Mine Shuttle Car Operator Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,120
25th Percentile Wage
$49,880
50th Percentile Wage
$56,450
75th Percentile Wage
$62,200
90th Percentile Wage
$68,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mine shuttle car operators. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) mine shuttle car operators is $68,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,120. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 54% 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 mine shuttle car operators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,4502.00%7.69%
201555,3200.58%-
201455,0003.60%-
201353,0201.72%-
201252,110--

Table 2. Mine Shuttle Car Operator Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of mine shuttle car operators in 1 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2.

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Mining
$56,410

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Mine Shuttle Car Operators by States

From the above tables we note that not only mine shuttle car 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 mine shuttle car operators in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $50,060 to $78,840. The highest paying state for mine shuttle car operators is Wyoming with a median annual salary of $78,840. The lowest paying state is Kentucky with a median annual salary of $50,060. For more salary information of mine shuttle car operators profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Wyoming
$78,840
Alabama
$59,380
Pennsylvania
$58,490
West Virginia
$57,470
Illinois
$56,910
Virginia
$55,270
Utah
$55,160
Kentucky
$50,060


Related:

Highest paying states for mine shuttle car operators

Highest paying cities for mine shuttle car operators

Highest paying industries for mine shuttle car operators.