Mining Machine Operators

Typical Income for Mining Machine Operators

Hourly Income

On average,mining machine operators make $24.91 per hour.

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

Annual Salaries

On average, mining machine operators make $51,800 per year.

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