2009 Metalliferous Engineering & Geology Average Salaries

MINING DAILY showcases a snapshot of salaries and employment market trends across the Australian and New Zealand resources industry. Data courtesy of the annual Hays Salary Survey, Resources & Mining Salary Guide.

MINING DAILY showcases a snapshot of salaries and employment market trends across the Australian and New Zealand resources industry. Data courtesy of the annual Hays Salary Survey, Resources & Mining Salary Guide.

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<col <col <col <col <col <col

<tr <td Geology

<td Chief Geologist

<td Senior Mine Geologist

<td Mine Geologist

<td Graduate Geologist

<td Exploration Manager

<tr <td WA

<td 130,000 -175,000

<td 115,000 -140,000

<td 85,000 -110,000

<td 65,000 -85,000

<td 150,000 -240,000

<tr <td QLD

<td 120,000 -160,000

<td 110,000 -130,000

<td 80,000 -100,000

<td 60,000 -75,000

<td 120,000 -180,000

<tr <td NSW

<td 125,000 -150,000

<td 95,000 -105,000

<td 80,000 -95,000

<td 65,000 -75,000

<td 125,000 -140,000

<tr <td VIC

<td 115,000 -130,000

<td 90,000 -110,000

<td 80,000 -95,000

<td 65,000 -75,000

<td 110,000 -145,000

<tr <td SA

<td 125,000 -165,000

<td 100,000 -120,000

<td 80,000 -95,000

<td 60,000 -70,000

<td 140,000 -180,000

<tr <td NT

<td 120,000 -150,000

<td 110,000 -135,000

<td 80,000 -110,000

<td 65,000 -80,000

<td 140,000 -180,000

<tr <td NZ

<td 110,000 -130,000

<td 90,000 -120,000

<td 65,000 -95,000

<td 50,000 -60,000

<td 100,000 -140,000

<table

<col <col <col <col <col

<tr <td Geology

<td Senior Exploration Geologist

<td Exploration Geologist

<td Field Assistant

<td Pit Technician / Geological Technician

<tr <td WA

<td 115,000 -150,000

<td 90,000 -125,000

<td 60,000 -90,000

<td 60,000 -85,000

<tr <td QLD

<td 100,000 -140,000

<td 85,000 -120,000

<td 60,000 -80,000

<td 60,000 -80,000

<tr <td NSW

<td 100,000 -120,000

<td 75,000 -100,000

<td 50,000 -70,000

<td 50,000 -60,000

<tr <td VIC

<td 90,000 -115,000

<td 75,000 -100,000

<td 50,000 -70,000

<td 50,000 -60,000

<tr <td SA

<td 95,000 -120,000

<td 80,000 -100,000

<td 60,000 -70,000

<td 60,000 -70,000

<tr <td NT

<td 110,000 -130,000

<td 85,000 -120,000

<td 60,000 -75,000

<td 60,000 -70,000

<tr <td NZ

<td 100,000 -120,000

<td 70,000 -90,000

<td 50,000 -60,000

<td 45,000 -55,000

<table

<col <col <col <col <col <col

<tr <td Mining Engineering

<td Mine Manager

<td Underground / Quarry Manager

<td Project Manager

<td Senior Mining Engineer

<td Project Engineer

<td Mining Engineer

<tr <td WA

<td 180,000 – 275,000

<td 140,000 – 180,000

<td 150,000 – 200,000

<td 125,000 – 165,000

<td 90,000 – 125,000

<td 90,000 – 130,000

<tr <td QLD

<td 160,000 – 220,000

<td 120,000 – 160,000

<td 120,000 – 170,000

<td 120,000 – 150,000

<td 90,000 – 120,000

<td 100,000 – 125,000

<tr <td NSW

<td 160,000 – 220,000

<td 105,000 – 130,000

<td 120,000 – 150,000

<td 115,000 – 140,000

<td 90,000 – 120,000

<td 100,000 – 120,000

<tr <td VIC

<td 160,000 – 220,000

<td 100,000 – 120,000

<td 110,000 – 150,000

<td 115,000 – 140,000

<td 85,000 – 120,000

<td 100,000 – 120,000

<tr <td SA

<td 150,000 – 200,000

<td 110,000 – 140,000

<td 115,000 – 145,000

<td 110,000 – 130,000

<td 95,000 – 120,000

<td 85,000 – 115,000

<tr <td NT

<td 170,000 – 235,000

<td 110,000 – 155,000

<td 125,000 – 155,000

<td 120,000 – 150,000

<td 85,000 – 125,000

<td 95,000 – 130,000

<tr <td NZ

<td 160,000 – 250,000

<td 120,000 – 175,000

<td 130,000 – 200,000

<td 95,000 – 130,000

<td 75,000 – 105,000

<td 90,000 – 120,000

<table

<col <col <col <col <col

<tr <td Mining Engineering

<td Drill & Blast Engineer

<td Graduate Mining Engineer

<td Chief Surveyor

<td Senior Surveyor

<td Mine Surveyor

<tr <td WA

<td 85,000 – 125,000

<td 70,000 – 90,000

<td 115,000 – 135,000

<td 95,000 – 135,000

<td 80,000 – 100,000

<tr <td QLD

<td 80,000 – 120,000

<td 70,000 – 90,000

<td 110,000 – 130,000

<td 100,000 – 120,000

<td 80,000 – 105,000

<tr <td NSW

<td 85,000 – 115,000

<td 60,000 – 80,000

<td 95,000 – 120,000

<td 90,000 – 120,000

<td 80,000 – 95,000

<tr <td VIC

<td 80,000 – 110,000

<td 60,000 – 80,000

<td 90,000 – 115,000

<td 90,000 – 120,000

<td 75,000 – 100,000

<tr <td SA

<td 80,000 – 115,000

<td 60,000 – 80,000

<td 110,000 – 125,000

<td 85,000 – 100,000

<td 70,000 – 85,000

<tr <td NT

<td 85,000 – 115,000

<td 60,000 – 80,000

<td 110,000 – 130,000

<td 100,000 – 120,000

<td 80,000 – 100,000

<tr <td NZ

<td 80,000 – 105,000

<td 60,000 – 80,000

<td 75,000 – 100,000

<td 80,000 – 100,000

<td 60,000 – 85,000

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