How much does a Drilling Engineer V make? The median annual Drilling Engineer V salary is $187,575, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $160,540-$199,755, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 annual pay for a typical Drilling Engineer V in the United States is $187,575, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Drilling Engineer V in the United States are expected to make less than $187,575.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drilling Engineer V that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Drilling Engineer V are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
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. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. View full job description