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Engineer Mining Salary
in Idaho, United States

$93,205 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer Mining is $93,205 a year and $45 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer Mining is between $65,235 and $115,774. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineer Mining. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops and designs open pit and underground mines, oversees construction of mine shafts and tunnels in underground operations, and devises methods for transporting minerals to processing plants.
  • Finds, extracts, and prepares coal, metals, and minerals.
  • Works to solve problems related to land reclamation and water and air pollution.
  • Responsible for the safe, economical, and environmentally sound operation of mines.
  • Ensures the safety of workers and compliance with State and Federal safety regulations.
  • Inspects walls and roof surfaces, tests air samples, and examines mining equipment for compliance with safety practices.
  • Excludes paraprofessional and supervisory positions.
Engineer Mining Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers

Job family population: 6,150

Estimated population of Engineer Mining jobs: 2,106

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Skills data not available for this job

Engineer Mining Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Structural Engineer
Feb 14
Pocatello, ID, USA
Elwood Professional
... products, mining, and more. In addition to structural design, the ideal candidate is expected to ... S. in Engineering field * Idaho Licensed Professional Engineer or the ability to obtain * Working ...
Structural or Mechanical Engineer
Feb 4
Pocatello, ID, USA
FA Engineer
... products, mining, and more. In addition to structural design, the ideal candidate is expected to ... S. in Engineering field * Licensed Professional Engineer or the ability to obtain * Working ...
Mining and Manufacturing Technology Manager - Simplot Technology (Boise, ID)
Jan 25
Boise, ID, USA
J.R. Simplot
We currently have a Mining and Manufacturing Technology Manager position available at our global ... Lead an organization of Infrastructure Engineers and Technicians as one highly functional team. 10 ...
PLC HMI Integrator
Dec 6
Boise, ID, USA
Critical Process Systems Group
... mining, power generation and other industries. We provide a broad range of products & services ... PLC/HMI programmer must have aptitude, understanding and desire to automate high tech process ...
Project Controls Specialist
Jan 21
Kellogg, ID, USA
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy ... mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com We offer competitive salaries ...
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