The top three occupations in the Metal ore mining Industry Group are mining machine operators, miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, and driver/sales workers & truck drivers. On average, full-time employees in the Metal ore mining Industry Group work 47.4 hours per week and have an average annual salary of $83,578. Part-time employees in the same industry work 18.7 hours and earn an average annual salary of $37,932.
The locations with the highest concentration of employees in the Metal ore mining Industry Group are Rural Nevada PUMA, NV, Gila, Graham, Greenlee & Pinal (East) Counties PUMA, AZ, and Southwest New Mexico PUMA, NM.
The workforce of Metal ore mining Industry Group in 2020 was 44,852 people, with 13.2% woman, and 86.8% men.
In 2020, 85.3% of the workforce in the Metal ore mining Industry Group was White (38,267 people), of which 13.1% were women and 86.9% men.