Mining Engineering MAJOR JOBS AND CAREERS

These Are The 50 Most Common First Jobs For Mining Engineering Majors

#1

Architecture and Engineering

Mine Engineer

Top locations: Saint Louis, MO; McDermitt, NV; Denver, CO; Mountain Pass, CA;

Growth: B Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$92,382

#2

Architecture and Engineering

Planning Engineer

Top locations: Gillette, WY; Jasper, AL; Lynch, KY; Omaha, NE;

Growth: D Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$70,598

#3

Architecture and Engineering

Project Engineer

Top locations: Houston, TX; Alabaster, MI; Pittsburgh, PA; Cockeysville, MD;

Growth: B Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$69,250

#4

Life, Physical, and Social Science

Research Assistant

Top locations: Rolla, MO; Carlin, NV; Butte-Silver Bow, MT; Golden, CO;

Growth: C Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$38,750

#5

Executive Management

Project Manager

Top locations: Pulaski, VA; Salt Lake City, UT; Richmond, TX; Manassas Park, VA;

Growth: C Job security: C

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$92,363

#6

Building and Grounds Maintenance

Coal Miner

Top locations: Adger, AL; Sidney, KY; Waynesburg, PA; Fairview, WV;

Growth: C Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$27,507

#7

Construction and Extraction

Foreman

Top locations: Salt Lake City, UT; Appalachia, VA; Island, KY;

Growth: B Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$68,310

#8

Executive Management

President

Top locations: Price, KY; Summersville, WV; Waverly, IA;

Growth: D Job security: B

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$155,000

#9

Executive Management

Management Trainee

Top locations: Marion, IL; North Utica, IL;

Growth: C Job security: D

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$55,566

#10

Executive Management

Mine Superintendent

Top locations: Indianapolis, IN; Lime, CO; Lexington, KY; Guion, AR;

Growth: - Job security: -

Job Openings

Estimated Salary

$87,400