Some salaries for those working at U.S. metal and industrial mineral mines. The data were collect the second half of 2014. These data I take from the recently issued Cost Mine 2014 Survey Results U.S. Metal and Industrial Mineral Mine Salaries, Wages and Benefits. First some overall nation-wide averages by job title. The first number is annual salary in thousands of dollars for U.S. underground mines; the second for U.S. surface mines. (more…)
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I repeat below the entire article from InfoMine’s Career Mine. It is by Susan Kihn who does a fine job of setting out the facts.
Even with the downturn in mining worldwide which has seen massive job losses as a result of mining companies downsizing, putting mines into maintenance mode or closing down, it appears not all is bad for Geologists working in mining in Australia. Besides other mining professions, we know that there are a lot of Geologists who have lost their jobs worldwide and in Australia. What I thought may be of interest, was to see how this downturn has affected Geologist salaries in Australia. (more…)
I have no data to support the opinions I write of in this posting. So please do your own research before deciding, panicking, or acting on anything said below. Today I was outside smoking in the damp rain when my smoking companion said that he had just surveyed the salaries of mining geoscientists (geologists and geotechnical engineers). He noted that it appears that salaries for such folk are, on average, higher in Canada than in the USA. (more…)
I received the CostMine U.S. Metal & Industrial Minerals Mine Salaries, Wages & Benefits, 2013 Survey Results a month or two back. Now is time to get down to blog about some of the salaries. All figures are in thousands of US dollars per year. First some averages for all mines in the USA: (more…)
Here above from a recent publication, 2013 Status of Recent Geosciences Graduates, from the American Geosciences Institute are salaries of recent geosciences graduates. Sorry the quality is poor. Please refer to the original report at the link provided. A flyer in my email notes this about the salaries of recent geoscience graduates: (more…)