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 $48,521 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 Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleMine Geologist V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$115,550  
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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Geologist V
Expert Geologist
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$103,368  
30.80%
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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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Prospect Geophysicist I
Certified Petroleum Geologist I
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$123,465  
36.78%
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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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Prospect Geophysicist II
Certified Petroleum Geologist II
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$143,915  
42.87%
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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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Certified Petroleum Geologist III
Prospect Geophysicist III
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$182,681  
54.42%
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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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Prospect Geophysicist IV
Certified Petroleum Geologist IV
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$217,689  
64.85%
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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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Certified Petroleum Geologist V
Prospect Geophysicist V
Job TitleProspect Geophysicist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$103,370  
30.80%
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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 I
Certified Petroleum Geologist I
Job TitleProspect Geophysicist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$123,470  
36.78%
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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 II
Certified Petroleum Geologist II
Job TitleProspect Geophysicist III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$143,920  
42.88%
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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 III
Certified Petroleum Geologist III
Job TitleProspect Geophysicist IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$182,690  
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
Certified Petroleum Geologist IV

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