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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,830
25th Percentile Wage
$38,160
50th Percentile Wage
$48,010
75th Percentile Wage
$61,540
90th Percentile Wage
$73,920

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 $73,920. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,830. 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 125% 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 mining machine operators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,010-1.12%2.50%
201548,550-1.24%-
201449,150-1.99%-
201350,1306.62%-
201246,810--

Table 2. Other Mining Machine Operator Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other mining machine operators in 2 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2.

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$49,820
Mining
$48,200

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 $33,310 to $63,030. The highest paying state for other mining machine operators is Virginia with a median annual salary of $63,030. The lowest paying state is Texas with a median annual salary of $33,310. 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
Virginia
$63,030
West Virginia
$58,680
Nevada
$57,900
Pennsylvania
$57,880
Arizona
$51,310
Alaska
$48,770
Alabama
$45,700
Maryland
$45,360
Colorado
$44,740
Utah
$42,600
Louisiana
$37,380
Washington
$36,690
California
$35,960
Tennessee
$35,920
Georgia
$35,490
Texas
$33,310



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