Analysis Documents Economic Contributions of U.S. Mining

High-paying jobs and dynamic job creation are hallmarks of report that dramatizes vital role of U.S. coal and minerals in rebuilding America.

Washington, D.C. "With more than 375,000 direct jobs that pay wages one-third higher than the U.S. industrial average and the ability to generate as many as four additional jobs elsewhere in the economy, U.S. mining provides more than vital resources for America—it can help rebuild America," National Mining Association (NMA) President and CEO Hal Quinn said upon release of the report today….more at NMA