Mining Machine Operators Career

Job Description: All mining machine operators represents occupations with a wide range of characteristics. Examples include: Belt Operator , Coal Miner , Coal Trimmer Machine Operator , Copper Miner , Digging Machine Operator , Dry Placer Machine Operator , Duck Bill Operator , Duck Operator , Efficiency Miner , Equipment Operator .


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Mining Machine Operators Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$50,220

Median Hourly Wage

$24.14*

Total Employed Nationally

2,160


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.