Mining and Geological Engineer Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for mining and geological engineers in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mining and geological engineers among North Carolina cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mining and Geological Engineers in North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,170
25th Percentile Wage
$71,400
50th Percentile Wage
$81,730
75th Percentile Wage
$97,180
90th Percentile Wage
$121,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mining and geological engineers in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mining and geological engineers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,730
10.41% 10.41%
2016
$73,220
-5.42% -
2015
$77,190
5.14% -
2012
$73,220
- -




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