Mining Machine Operators, All Other
SOC: 47-5049.00

Description:

All mining machine operators not listed separately.


National Salary Information:

Hourly Statistics:

Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.


Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
2,600 employed

Projected (2024):
2,600 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.


Alternate Titles:

  • 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
  • Excavating Machine Operator
  • Excavator Operator
  • Extraction Machine Operator
  • Face Man
  • Face Worker
  • Gang Miner
  • Gold Miner
  • Hard Rock Miner
  • Harvester Operator
  • Hydraulic Miner
  • Hydraulic Operator
  • Iron Miner
  • Lead Miner
  • Lode Miner
  • Machine Operator
  • Metal Miner
  • Mica Miner
  • Miner
  • Muck Miner
  • Operator
  • Ore Miner
  • Quartz Miner
  • Rock Dust Sprayer
  • Rock Duster
  • Shield Operator
  • Shield Runner
  • Silver Miner
  • Skip Miner
  • Tailer
  • Topman
  • Zinc Miner


  • construction and extraction


    industry stats

    SOC: 47-0000

    Total Employed: 5,477,820

    Average Annual Salary: $47,580