Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV Salary in the United States

How much does an Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV salary in the United States is $166,900 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $148,700 and $181,900. 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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Salary estimation for Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD

Job Description

The Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV resolves highly complex technical issues and conducts advanced research into emerging technology in the field. Provides expert judgment for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Being an Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Recommends alterations to development and design to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. In addition, Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV may report to a manager or head of a unit/department. Working as an Oil & Gas Drilling Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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