Miner salary in the United States

Average salary
$67,500/yr
Based on 2,160 income tax records
$24,500
$125,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$54K
 
$64K
 
$73K
 
$75K
 
$71K
$24,500
$125,000
How much do Miners make?
The average total salary for a Miner is $67,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,160 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Miner and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Miner salary can vary between $24,500 to $125,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Miner salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Stillwater Mining Co, Stillwater County, MT
18 income tax records
$122,000/yr
$74K – $149K
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Tata Chemicals Soda Ash, Sweetwater County, WY
23 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$81K – $157K
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Ciner Wyoming Holding Co, Sweetwater County, WY
19 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$82K – $135K
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Small Mine Development, Elko County, NV
13 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$75K – $143K
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Arcelormittal Hibbing, St. Louis County, MN
12 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$97K – $132K
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Round Mountain Gold Corp, Nye County, NV
19 income tax records
$103,000/yr
$72K – $125K
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United States Steel, St. Louis County, MN
24 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$76K – $122K
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Montana Resources, Silver Bow County, MT
14 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$64K – $91K
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Mosaic Potash Carlsbad, Eddy County, NM
13 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$69K – $103K
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US Silver Idaho, Shoshone County, ID
18 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$37K – $109K
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US Borax, Kern County, CA
10 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$45K – $89K
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Jerritt Canyon Gold, Elko County, NV
12 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$48K – $87K
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Freeportmcmoran Sierrita, Pima County, AZ
36 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$48K – $99K
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Freeportmcmoran Morenci, Greenlee County, AZ
16 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$44K – $108K
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Hecla Limited, Shoshone County, ID
12 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$24K – $109K
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Freeportmcmoran Bagdad, Yavapai County, AZ
26 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$40K – $92K
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Asarco, Pima County, AZ
22 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$51K – $84K
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The Doe Run Company, Reynolds County, MO
10 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$47K – $77K
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Nyrstar Tn Mines Strawberry Plai, Jefferson County, TN
18 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$40K – $76K

Miner demographics in United States

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48% are single
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52% are married
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50% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Miners in United States

2,160 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a miner in the United States is $67,500 per year. Miner salaries in the United States can vary between $24,500 to $125,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,160 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as miner.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for miners in the United States: Stillwater Mining Co ($122,000 a year), Tata Chemicals Soda Ash ($109,500 a year), and Ciner Wyoming Holding Co ($109,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for miners in the United States: Duluth Metro Area, MN ($103,500 a year), Salt Lake City Metro Area, UT ($79,000 a year), and Riverside Metro Area, CA ($78,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.