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Alternate Job Titles: Drilling Operations Manager

What is the average annual salary for Drilling Operations Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Drilling Operations Manager 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 Operations Manager in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drilling Operations Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Drilling Operations Manager in the United States is $121,479 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Drilling Operations Manager in the United States are expected to make less than $121,479.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2015

Median $121,479
  • 10%$81,888
  • 25%$100,756
  • 75%$128,046
  • 90%$134,025

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Job Description for Drilling Operations Manager

Manages daily drilling, production, and engineering operations for an organization. Manages the planning and execution of drilling projects, the development of oil and gas fields, and the analysis of reserves. Manages the proper use and maintenance of equipment. Plans and develops revisions or enhancements to solve and troubleshoot drilling problems. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 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 complex tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. View Drilling Operations Manager job description

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Categories:  Energy and Utilities, Engineering, Mining

Industries:  Energy & Utilities

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