How much does a Derrickman make in the United States? The average Derrickman salary in the United States is $67,113 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $57,548 and $82,638. 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.
Derrickman is responsible for operating and servicing oil and gas wells. Assists in rigging up or down, laying out tubing, and transporting drilling and service rigs. Being a Derrickman may require a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Derrickman works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Derrickman typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Kosmos Energy Ltd., a deepwater independent oil and gas exploration and production company, focuses along the Atlantic Margins. Its primary assets include production offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as a gas development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The company also maintains an ex... More
KOSMOS ENERGY LTD
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Derrickman do?
Derrickman in Houma, LA
Prepares handover notes for relief staff.
February 10, 2020
Performs other duties and special projects as requested by management.
February 19, 2020
Provides assistance in other areas of drilling operations as directed.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Derrickman in the United States. The base salary for Derrickman ranges from $57,548 to $82,638 with the average base salary of $67,113. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,556 to $84,723 with the average total cash compensation of $69,079.