Lease Operator Salary in the United States

How much does a Lease Operator make in the United States? The average Lease Operator salary in the United States is $54,600 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,900 and $61,500. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Lease Operator operates oil production and injection equipment in accordance with standard operating procedures. Responsible for daily upkeep and maintenance of oil wells. Being a Lease Operator adjusts machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion. Reports and interprets metrics such as volume and pressure of gas and oil within the well. In addition, Lease Operator requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Being a Lease Operator may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2019

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