How much does a Drilling Engineer I make in the United States? The average Drilling Engineer I salary in the United States is $98,438 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $90,829 and $108,125. 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.
Drilling Engineer I is responsible for the design and implementation of oil and gas wells. Performs design evaluations and recommends alterations to improve safety, costs, and efficiency. Being a Drilling Engineer I may conduct risk assessment and cost estimation. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Drilling Engineer I is familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. To be a Drilling Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2021 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 Drilling Engineer I do?
Drilling Engineer I in Bakersfield, CA
Assists in the completion of a daily DD report, BHA performance report for each BHA run, completion of all service tickets and relevant paperwork (well data spreadsheet, lesson learned/best practice, End of Job Customer Survey (EJCS) and Key Performance Indicator (KPI) forms).
March 05, 2021
Drilling Engineer I in Houston, TX
Provide engineering support for all new quotes and CTRs/support services quotes group.
November 06, 2020
Prepare final well design (including Basis of Well Design and Casing design etc), time / cost estimates, AFEs and drilling programs (casing and drill string designs, mud and cement programs.
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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 Drilling Engineer I in the United States. The base salary for Drilling Engineer I ranges from $90,829 to $108,125 with the average base salary of $98,438. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $93,972 to $119,987 with the average total cash compensation of $106,076.