Mining Machine Operators

How Much Do Mining Machine Operators Make?

On average, mining machine operators make $24.91 per hour or $51,800 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Mining Machine Operators?

Hourly income for Mining machine operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Mining machine operators $15.74 $19.65 $24.75 $29.68 $35.52
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Extraction workers $13.45 $16.55 $21.34 $27.90 $35.28
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Mining Machine Operators?

Annual salary for Mining machine operators in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Mining machine operators $32,740 $40,880 $51,480 $61,730 $73,880
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Extraction workers $27,980 $34,430 $44,390 $58,020 $73,370
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics