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How much does a Mine Operations make?

Updated Jul 30, 2021

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$69,262 /yr
Average Base Pay

66,576 salaries

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$123K

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The national average salary for Mine Operations is $69,262 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Mine Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 66576 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mine Operations employees.

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L2
Operations Manager$69,647 /yr
L3
Senior Operations Manager$106,708 /yr
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Freeport-McMoRan
3.9

Freeport-McMoRan

Mine Operations
About 

$75K -$81K

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$75K

$81K

$74,927 - $80,999 Range

Freeport-McMoRan
3.9

Freeport-McMoRan

Mine Engineer I

$77,386

 /yr
Range: $74K - $83K

$74K

$83K

$73,645 - $82,709 Range

Freeport-McMoRan
3.9

Freeport-McMoRan

Senior Mine Engineer

$105,981

 /yr
Range: $99K - $115K

$99K

$115K

$99,394 - $114,600 Range

Freeport-McMoRan
3.9

Freeport-McMoRan

Mine Engineer II

$89,095

 /yr
Range: $82K - $98K

$82K

$98K

$82,000 - $97,503 Range

Freeport-McMoRan
3.9

Freeport-McMoRan

Mine Engineer

$79,826

 /yr
Range: $60K - $91K

$60K

$91K

$60,455 - $91,138 Range

Newmont
4.4

Newmont

Mine Engineer

$84,043

 /yr
Range: $71K - $110K

$71K

$110K

$71,280 - $110,174 Range

Mintec
4.2

Mintec

Mine Engineer

$73,864

 /yr
Range: $59K - $103K

$59K

$103K

$59,282 - $102,508 Range

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Murray Energy
2.8

Murray Energy

Coal Miner - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $29 - $42

$29

$42

$29 - $42 Range

Barrick Goldstrike
3.5

Barrick Goldstrike

Mine Engineer

$85,372

 /yr
Range: $72K - $101K

$72K

$101K

$71,854 - $101,021 Range

CONSOL Energy
3.3

CONSOL Energy

Coal Miner - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $33 - $37

$33

$37

$33 - $37 Range

Hecla Mining
3.5

Hecla Mining

Mine Engineer

$86,481

 /yr
Range: $72K - $116K

$72K

$116K

$72,400 - $115,694 Range

Alpha Natural Resources
2.8

Alpha Natural Resources

Coal Miner - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $32 - $46

$32

$46

$32 - $46 Range

Newmont
4.4

Newmont

Senior Mine Engineer

$112,982

 /yr
Range: $109K - $127K

$109K

$127K

$108,947 - $126,520 Range

Lhoist
3.6

Lhoist

Mine Engineer

$85,705

 /yr
Range: $75K - $100K

$75K

$100K

$74,795 - $100,442 Range

Alpha Natural Resources
2.8

Alpha Natural Resources

Mine Engineer

$81,938

 /yr
Range: $75K - $89K

$75K

$89K

$74,950 - $88,750 Range

Coeur Mining
3.4

Coeur Mining

Mine Engineer

$84,556

 /yr
Range: $79K - $91K

$79K

$91K

$79,077 - $90,598 Range

North American Coal
4.3

North American Coal

Mine Engineer

$85,939

 /yr
Range: $78K - $120K

$78K

$120K

$77,699 - $119,671 Range

Marston+Marston

Mine Engineer

$98,253

 /yr
Range: $75K - $105K

$75K

$105K

$74,511 - $104,893 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Data Miner

$125,458

 /yr
Range: $121K - $127K

$121K

$127K

$120,860 - $127,080 Range

Newmont
4.4

Newmont

Mine Engineer II

$84,950

 /yr
Range: $84K - $90K

$84K

$90K

$83,891 - $89,940 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Mine Operations salaries

The national average salary for a Mine Operations is $69,262 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Mine Operations salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 66576 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mine Operations employees.

The highest salary for a Mine Operations in United States is $123,062 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mine Operations in United States is $38,983 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$60,000
per year
A General Operator in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$24
hourly
An Operator in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
An Oil Recovery Operator in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
An Optometric Technician in the Rockford, IL Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Rockford, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$82,118
per year
A Transmission Systems Operator in the Brownsville, TX Area area reported making $82,118 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Brownsville, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$38
hourly
An Operator in the Longview, TX Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Longview, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Transmission Systems Operator in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$22k cash bonus
$5k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$42
hourly
An Operator in the Victoria, TX Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Victoria, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$19
hourly
A Data Entry Operator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$17
hourly
A Chemical Operator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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