Continuous Mining Machine Operator Salary Information in Wyoming

The average annual and hourly salaries for continuous mining machine operators in the state of Wyoming are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of continuous mining machine operators amongst Wyoming areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Continuous Mining Machine Operators in Wyoming

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$91,920
75th Percentile Wage
$83,400
50th Percentile Wage
$75,000
25th Percentile Wage
$67,050
10th Percentile Wage
$61,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for continuous mining machine operators in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $61,050.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$44.19
75th Percentile Wage
$40.10
50th Percentile Wage
$36.06
25th Percentile Wage
$32.24
10th Percentile Wage
$29.35

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for continuous mining machine operators in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.19. The median hourly salary is $36.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.35.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $75,000 -7.96%
2013 $81,490 14.29%
2012 $71,300 18.28%
2011 $60,280 2.38%
2010 $58,880 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for continuous mining machine operators in state of Wyoming from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 27.38%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 14.29%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 18.28% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 2.38% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Continuous Mining Machine Operator Wage in Wyoming vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Continuous Mining Machine Operators
$75,000
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators
$70,700
Roof Bolters, Mining
$83,230
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas
$41,500
Extraction Workers Helpers
$40,820
Other Extraction Workers
$44,380
Derrick Operators, Oil and Gas
$50,670

Continuous Mining Machine Operator Salary by State

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