The average hourly pay for a Coal Mine Worker is $22.15.
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Job Description for Coal Mine Worker
A coal miner is the person who removes coal from the earth so that it can be used as an energy source to make electricity. This is a position that can be very dangerous; a coal miner will work in a cold, damp, dark environment outdoors, with lighting only available from helmet lamps or flashlights. This position requires the miner to spend a large amount of time lying or sitting in uncomfortable positions and performing labor-intensive work. A coal miner will typically work full-time. Formal…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Coal Mine Worker
An entry-level Coal Mine Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.00 based on 24 salaries. An early career Coal Mine Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.52 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Coal Mine Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.87 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Coal Mine Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $27.81 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
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