Average Explosives Worker, Ordnance Handling Expert, or Blaster Salary

Average Explosives Worker, Ordnance Handling Expert, or Blaster Salary

$50,301
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$26k
MEDIAN
$50k
90%
$90k

The average salary for an Explosives Worker, Ordnance Handling Expert, or Blaster is $50,301

Base Salary
$26k - $90k
Bonus
$300 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$29k - $88k
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What Do Explosives Worker, Ordnance Handling Expert, or Blasters Do?

Explosives Worker, Ordnance Handling Expert, or Blaster Tasks
  • Assess sites to determine quantity, type, and placement of explosives to remove rock or structures.
  • Detonate blasts and evaluate results to determine next steps.
  • Prepare explosives and safely secure the blast radius.
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4.1 out of 5
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Gender Breakdown

Male
95.1%
Female
4.9%
This data is based on 41 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

76%

Dental

71%

Vision

62%

None

20%