7. Mine/Quarry Manager
Mine and quarry managers are responsible for all activities on a work site. This includes coordinating production, monitoring site systems and managing staff.
Mine managers typically make between $100,000 and $155,000 (£53,131 and £82,353) a year. The average annual salary for quarry managers, on the other hand, is between $130,000 and $210,000 (£69,089 and £111,606).