Roof Bolter, Mining Salary Information in Wyoming

The average annual and hourly salaries for roof bolters, mining in the state of Wyoming are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of roof bolters, mining among 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 Roof Bolters, Mining in Wyoming

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$98,950
75th Percentile Wage
$93,050
50th Percentile Wage
$83,230
25th Percentile Wage
$69,730
10th Percentile Wage
$64,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for roof bolters, mining in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$47.57
75th Percentile Wage
$44.74
50th Percentile Wage
$40.01
25th Percentile Wage
$33.52
10th Percentile Wage
$31.00

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for roof bolters, mining in Wyoming in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.57. The median hourly salary is $40.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.00.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $83,230 6.11%
2013 $78,440 5.59%
2012 $74,290 0.95%
2011 $73,590 41.22%
2010 $52,110 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for roof bolters, mining in state of Wyoming from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 59.72%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 5.59%. We also note that the average annual wage had a small growth of 0.95% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 41.22% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Roof Bolter, Mining Wage in Wyoming vs. Related Jobs

Roof Bolter, Mining Salary by State

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