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$41,526

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$656

Average Bonus
The average tunneling machine operator salary in Alabama, United States is $41,526 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. This is 11% lower (-$5,106) than the average tunneling machine operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $656. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$32,106

Entry Level Salary

$50,399

Senior Level Salary
An entry level tunneling machine operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $32,106. On the other end, a senior level tunneling machine operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,399.

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Job Description
Operate a variety of drills such as rotary, churn, and pneumatic to tap sub-surface water and salt deposits, to remove core samples during mineral exploration or soil testing, and to facilitate the use of explosives in mining or construction. May use explosives. Includes horizontal and earth boring machine operators.

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