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Mining Mining employs approximately 247,300 persons (ABS trend data), which accounts for 2.0 per cent of the total workforce. Over the past five years, employment in the industry has increased by 2.3 per cent. The median age for workers in this industry is 40 years and median weekly earnings are around $2,300 per week.Looking for a Job in the Mines? · WorkPac Recruitment,Employment in the coal mining industry in Australia has seen a decline in recent times, standing at 35,638 as of June 2018. The mining industry has traditionally been a dominant contributor to the,Unemployment and Mining Sector in South Africa - Atha,,Even in such grim employment scenario, the only streak of positivity comes from the mining industry in South Africa, which has been playing a pivotal role in eradicating unemployment of late. Alongside, mining, for the last 150 years, has been functioning as the driving force behind the economy with the mining industry shaping the country’s cultural as well as socio-political development.