Derrickhand Salary in the United States

How much does a Derrickhand make in the United States? The average Derrickhand salary in the United States is $65,600 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $56,300 and $80,800. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Derrickhand assists in rigging up or down, laying out tubing, and transporting drilling and service rigs. Responsible for operating and servicing oil and gas wells. Being a Derrickhand typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require a high school diploma. Being a Derrickhand works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Working as a Derrickhand typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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