How much does a Derrickman make in the United States? The average Derrickman salary in the United States is $66,803 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $57,282 and $82,256. 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
Performs other duties and special projects as requested by management.
October 01, 2019
Prepares handover notes for relief staff.
November 28, 2019
Performs all duties in accordance with the Permit to Work system.
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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 $57,282 to $82,256 with the average base salary of $66,803. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,286 to $84,334 with the average total cash compensation of $68,759.