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$55,761

Average Base Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$981

Average Bonus
The average driller drift underground mining salary in Colorado, United States is $55,761 or an hourly rate of $27. This is 0% lower (+$51) than the average driller drift underground mining salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $981.
Salary by Experience

$45,387

Entry Level Salary

$73,195

Senior Level Salary
An entry level driller drift underground mining (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $45,387. On the other end, a senior level driller drift underground mining (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $73,195.
Job Description
Operate machinery such as longwall shears, plows, and cutting machines to cut or channel along the face or seams of coal mines, stone quarries, or other mining surfaces to facilitate blasting, separating, or removing minerals or materials from mines or from the Earth's surface. Includes shale planers.
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