AU$117,370
Avg. Salary
AU$42.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$9,800

Bonus

AU$2,000

Profit Sharing

AU$35,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mining Engineer is AU$42.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Mining Engineer is AU$117,370 per year.

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AU$29.78
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AU$42.50
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AU$70.47
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MEDIAN AU$42.50
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AU$80k
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AU$157k
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MEDIAN AU$117,370
AU$80,060 - AU$157,395
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AU$120K
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MEDIAN: AU$117,370
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AU$29.78 - AU$70.47
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MEDIAN: AU$42.50
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AU$0AU$164K
Salary AU$80,060 - AU$157,395
Bonus AU$2,023 - AU$20,078
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$30,000
Commission AU$35,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$80,094 - AU$164,769
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 361
Hourly Data AU$0AU$70
Hourly Rate AU$29.78 - AU$70.47
Annual Data AU$0AU$164K
Bonus AU$2,023 - AU$20,078
Commission AU$35,000
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$30,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$80,094 - AU$164,769
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Mining Engineer

Mine engineers work primarily for mining companies and provide technical support and directions for their operations. They also provide estimates relevant to mining construction and are involved with capital/expense projects and equipment selection for the company's mining operations.

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Mining Engineer Tasks
  • Manage mine operations from supply procurement to project management.
  • Provide calculations and reports about supplies, reserves and operations.
  • Improve productivity and costs in areas like ore blending, safety and drilling/blasting.

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Popular Skills for Mining Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Mining Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Mining Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Mining Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 207 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mining Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$133,000 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Mining Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$149,000 based on 29 salaries. A Mining Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$175,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

12%

7%

-1%

-1%

-3%

-16%

National Average: AU$120,787

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Mining Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Mining Engineer?

Mining Engineer in Brisbane:
"Consultant in Brisbane."
Pros: Being close to home and its very convenient and relaxing place to work
Cons: Nothing

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Key Stats for Mining Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Mining Engineer Salaries

▲45%

▲24%

▲10%

National Average
AU$121,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Mining Engineer Salaries

▲14%



▲1%

National Average
AU$121,000

▼6%



Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 72%