Browse Average Salary Ranges for Mining Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Mining? There are 85 jobs in Mining category. Average salaries can vary and range from $101,384 to $335,664. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from September 26, 2019.

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Job TitleCertified Petroleum Geologist IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$182,700  
54.43%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Petroleum Geologist IV
Prospect Geophysicist IV
Job TitleCertified Petroleum Geologist V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$217,700  
64.86%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Petroleum Geologist V
Prospect Geophysicist V
Job TitleDrilling and Production Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$191,300  
56.99%
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Directs and oversees the drilling, production, and engineering operations for an organization. Oversees all aspects of planning and executing drilling projects, developing oil and gas fields, and anal More

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Drilling Operations Director
Job TitleDrilling Foreman Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$109,700  
32.68%
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Supervises a drilling crew and daily drilling operations. Oversees the efficient execution of drilling activities to ensure operations run smoothly. Responsible for ensuring proper use and maintenance More

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Drilling Operations Supervisor
Job TitleDrilling Operations Director Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$191,245  
56.98%
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Directs and oversees the drilling, production, and engineering operations for an organization. Oversees all aspects of planning and executing drilling projects, developing oil and gas fields, and anal More

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Drilling and Production Director
Job TitleDrilling Operations Manager Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$132,316  
39.42%
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Manages daily drilling, production, and engineering operations for an organization. Manages the planning and execution of drilling projects, the development of oil and gas fields, and the analysis of More

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Drilling Operations Superintendent
Job TitleDrilling Operations Superintendent Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$132,400  
39.44%
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Manages daily drilling, production, and engineering operations for an organization. Manages the planning and execution of drilling projects, the development of oil and gas fields, and the analysis of More

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Drilling Operations Manager
Job TitleDrilling Operations Supervisor Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$109,632  
32.66%
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Supervises a drilling crew and daily drilling operations. Oversees the efficient execution of drilling activities to ensure operations run smoothly. Responsible for ensuring proper use and maintenance More

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Drilling Foreman
Job TitleExpert Geologist Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,600  
34.44%
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Researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Studies variations in rock formations and densitie More

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Geologist V
Mine Geologist V
Job TitleGeologist V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,548  
34.42%
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Researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Studies variations in rock formations and densitie More

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Mine Geologist V
Expert Geologist

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