Mining Engineer Salary in Round Rock, Texas

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Mining Engineer in Round Rock, Texas

The average salary of a(n) Mining Engineer in Round Rock, Texas is $97,741.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Mining Engineer in Round Rock, Texas is $46.99.

The average bonus of a(n) Mining Engineer in Round Rock, Texas is $3,587.00.

Job Description:

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. Conducts research to determine location and methods of extracting minerals, including metallic ores and nonmetallic substances, such as coal, stone, and gravel. Conducts or collaborates in geological exploration, and reviews maps and drilling logs to determine location, size, accessibility, and estimated value of mineral deposit. Determines methods to extract minerals, considering factors, such as safety, operational costs, deposit characteristics, overburden depth, and surrounding strata. Plans, recommends, and coordinates mining process, type and capacity of haulage equipment, such as power shovels and trucks, and labor utilization. Lays out and directs mine construction operations, such as location and development of shafts, tunnels, chambers, position of excavation benches (levels), and access roads. Designs, implements, and monitors facility projects, such as water and power supply, ventilation system, rock-dust and radon gas control, drainage, rail and conveyor systems, and material cleaning, grading, and reduction systems. May develop new mining equipment or direct mineral processing operations to separate minerals from the dirt, rock, and other materials with which they are mixed. May devise methods and locations to store and replace excavated soil to reclaim mine sites. May analyze labor requirements, equipment needs, and operational costs to compute and prepare annual budget reports. May apply knowledge of mining engineering to solve problems concerned with environment. Less

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... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Mining Engineer?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in Round Rock, Texas

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Mining Engineer in Round Rock, Texas

Engineer Specialist II - Austin, TX

Railroad Commission of Texas

Review of mining operation and reclamation plans. Knowledge of surface mining operations and familiarity with Railroad Commission rules and regulations....

View job on Indeed.com

Senior Big Data Engineer - Austin, TX

Phunware

Developing extensible mining model deployment infrastructure. The Senior Big Data Engineer is a critical position in Big Data platform....

View job on Indeed.com

Staff Software Engineer Job - Austin, TX

Visa

Our range of products include data processing platforms, BI reporting and data mining solutions, B2B payments platform etc. This position reports to Director,...

View job on Indeed.com

Senior Ruby + JavaScript Engineer - Austin, TX

Granify

(2) Our data science team, who are responsible for mining data and searching for patterns which are then used to develop algorithms for predicting shoppers...

View job on Indeed.com

Sr. SW Engineer Job - Austin, TX

Visa

These techniques and systems can benefit from big data, data mining, statistics, cloud, and many other advance technologies....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x