How much does a Drilling Engineer I make in Kentucky? The average Drilling Engineer I salary in Kentucky is $91,047 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $84,008 and $100,007. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Drilling Engineer I

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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Aberdeen, KY Avg. Salary $86,306 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adairville, KY Avg. Salary $87,197 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adams, KY Avg. Salary $84,681 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adolphus, KY Avg. Salary $89,048 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ages Brookside, KY Avg. Salary $83,849 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albany, KY Avg. Salary $88,774 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alexandria, KY Avg. Salary $94,540 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allen, KY Avg. Salary $84,681 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allensville, KY Avg. Salary $86,522 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Almo, KY Avg. Salary $86,306 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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