What is the average annual salary for Drilling Engineer V?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Drilling Engineer V 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 V in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drilling Engineer V in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Drilling Engineer V in the United States is $147,087 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $147,087.
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 and at least 8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Demonstrates expertise in 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 tasks. May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist. 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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