How much does a Drilling Engineer I earn in the United States? The average Drilling Engineer I salary in the United States is $94,085 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $86,811 and $103,341. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. View Cost of Living in Major Cities
Responsible for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Performs design evaluations and recommends alterations to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. May conduct risk assessment and cost estimation. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed.
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