Alternate Job Titles: Vice President of Drilling Operations, VP, Drilling Operations, Top Drilling Operations Executive
How much does a Top Drilling Operations Executive make? The median annual Top Drilling Operations Executive salary is $309,596, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $261,134-$370,961, 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 Top Drilling Operations Executive in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Drilling Operations Executive in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Top Drilling Operations Executive in the United States is $309,596, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Drilling Operations Executive in the United States are expected to make less than $309,596.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Drilling Operations Executive that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Drilling Operations Executive are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Responsible for the overall drilling operations for an organization. Plans and directs all aspects of the policies, practices, and procedures that affect drilling operations. Develops objectives and standards for drilling processes in order to ensure optimization and compliance with established standards and regulations. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 15 years of experience in the field. 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 expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description