The occupation code you requested, 47-5061.00 (Roof Bolters, Mining), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 47-5043.00 (Roof Bolters, Mining) instead.
Operate machinery to install roof support bolts in underground mine.
Sample of reported job titles:
Bolt Machine Operator, Bolt Man, Bolter, Miner, Place Change Roof Bolter, Roof Bolter, Roof Bolter Operator, Underground Miner, Underground Roof Bolter
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data
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