Average Mining Engineer Salary

$79,484
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$56k
MEDIAN
$79k
90%
$115k

The average salary for a Mining Engineer is $79,484

Base Salary
$56k - $115k
Bonus
$2k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $33k
Total Pay
$56k - $122k
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What Do Mining Engineers Do?

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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Job Satisfaction for Mining Engineer

4 out of 5
(21)
Highly Satisfied
13Reviews
Based on 21 responses, the job of Mining Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.95 out of 5. On average, Mining Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
86.0%
Female
12.8%
Prefer to self-define
1.2%
This data is based on 86 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

92%

Dental

88%

Vision

83%

None

7%