Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Mining Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$127,075 / yrTotal Pay
$107,691 / yrBase Pay
$19,384 / yrAdditional Pay

$127,075

 / yr
$18K$975K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Mining Engineer is $127,075 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $107,691 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,384 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Senior Mining Engineer salary is $107,691. Salaries can range from $18,475 - $975,455. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Senior Mining Engineer in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $127,075.

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Freeport-McMoRan
4.0

Freeport-McMoRan

Senior Mining Engineer

$114,334

 /yr
Range: $107K - $158K

$107K

$158K

$106,951 - $157,586 Range

Newmont
4.2

Newmont

Senior Mining Engineer

$114,096

 /yr
Range: $107K - $115K

$107K

$115K

$107,346 - $115,361 Range

Nevada Gold Mines
3.1

Nevada Gold Mines

Senior Mining Engineer

$119,041

 /yr
Range: $105K - $121K

$105K

$121K

$105,000 - $120,831 Range

Tri-State Generation and Transmission
4.0

$144,377

 /yr
Range: $144K - $145K

$144K

$145K

$143,880 - $144,961 Range

Rio Tinto
3.8

Rio Tinto

Senior Mining Engineer

$150K

$162K

$150,413 - $162,391 Range

Cleveland-Cliffs
3.8

Cleveland-Cliffs

Senior Mining Engineer

$99K

$106K

$98,604 - $105,799 Range

PacifiCorp
2.9

PacifiCorp

Senior Mining Engineer

$113K

$123K

$112,621 - $122,557 Range

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Modular Mining Systems
4.0

Modular Mining Systems

Senior Mining Engineer

$131K

$140K

$130,666 - $140,001 Range

RESPEC
4.0

RESPEC

Senior Mining Engineer

$116K

$128K

$116,359 - $128,010 Range

Hi-Crush
3.6

Hi-Crush

Senior Mining Engineer

$131K

$142K

$131,495 - $142,476 Range

Norwest
3.7

Norwest

Senior Mining Engineer

$99K

$106K

$99,265 - $105,704 Range

Marston+Marston

Senior Mining Engineer
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$100K -$109K

$100K

$109K

$100,037 - $108,812 Range

Agapito Associates
4.4

Agapito Associates

Senior Mining Engineer
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$103K -$111K

$103K

$111K

$103,377 - $110,987 Range

Datamine Software
3.9

Datamine Software

Senior Mining Engineer
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$103K -$111K

$103K

$111K

$102,754 - $111,118 Range

Deswik
4.4

Deswik

Senior Mining Engineer

$115K

$125K

$115,075 - $125,294 Range

Respironics Inc
3.7

Respironics Inc

Senior Data Mining Developer

$99,552

 /yr
Range: $100K - $100K

$100K

$100K

$99,552 - $99,552 Range

Yelp
3.5

Yelp

Search and Data Mining Engineer

$132,915

 /yr
Range: $103K - $152K

$103K

$152K

$102,700 - $151,911 Range

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4.1

$72K

$108K

$72,166 - $107,929 Range

Freeport-McMoRan
4.0

Freeport-McMoRan

Mining Engineer

$83,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $97K

$80K

$97K

$80,000 - $96,882 Range

Nevada Gold Mines
3.1

Nevada Gold Mines

Mining Engineer

$88,276

 /yr
Range: $80K - $99K

$80K

$99K

$79,704 - $99,059 Range

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$130,000

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8 days ago by a Sr. Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$145,000

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8 days ago by a Senior Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$150,000

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Cash Bonus$23,000/yr

8 days ago by a Senior Engineering Consultant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$138,000

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Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

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$110,000

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9 days ago by a Sr. Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$100,000

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9 days ago by a Senior Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$123,000

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9 days ago by a Senior Signal Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$150,000

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Cash Bonus$15,000/yr

9 days ago by a Senior Risk Engineering Consultant with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Mining Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Mining Engineer is $118,688 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Mining Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 21 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Mining Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Mining Engineer in United States is $149,745 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Mining Engineer in United States is $94,073 per year.

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