What is the average annual salary for Drilling Engineer IV?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Drilling Engineer IV may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Drilling Engineer IV in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drilling Engineer IV in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Drilling Engineer IV in the United States is $122,874 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $122,874.
Provides expert judgment for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research into emerging technology in the field. Recommends alterations to development and design to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering and 6-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department.
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