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Other Mining Machine Operator Salary Information

The salary statistics of other mining machine operators are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other mining machine operators within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other mining machine operators annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Other Mining Machine Operator Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,720
25th Percentile Wage
$40,070
50th Percentile Wage
$48,850
75th Percentile Wage
$60,210
90th Percentile Wage
$73,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other mining machine operators. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other mining machine operators is $73,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,720. 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 118% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other mining machine operators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,850
1.72% 4.18%
2016
$48,010
-1.12% -
2015
$48,550
-1.24% -
2014
$49,150
-1.99% -
2013
$50,130
6.62% -
2012
$46,810
- -

Table 2. Other Mining Machine Operator Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other mining machine operators in 3 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 mining machine operators occupations is the management of companies and enterprises sector with an annual salary $53,080. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $45,070).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$53,080
Mining
$49,540
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$45,070

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Mining Machine Operators by States

From the above tables we note that not only other mining 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 other mining machine operators in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $30,440 to $73,700. The highest paying state for other mining machine operators is North Dakota with a median annual salary of $73,700. The lowest paying state is Florida with a median annual salary of $30,440. For more salary information of other mining machine operators profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
North Dakota
$73,700
Illinois
$71,550
Virginia
$63,340
Pennsylvania
$59,380
New Mexico
$58,840
Nevada
$57,900
West Virginia
$57,000
Arizona
$56,460
Alaska
$49,570
Utah
$47,110
Colorado
$46,660
Minnesota
$46,420
Alabama
$45,700
Maryland
$45,360
Kentucky
$44,500
Louisiana
$37,380
Tennessee
$37,300
Texas
$37,250
Washington
$36,690
California
$35,960
Georgia
$35,490
Florida
$30,440



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