How much does a Drilling Engineer II make in the United States? The average Drilling Engineer II salary in the United States is $115,592 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $103,681 and $125,966. 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 II 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 II may conduct risk assessment and cost estimation. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Drilling Engineer II is familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field. Typically reports to supervisor or manager. To be a Drilling Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc., an exploration and production company, focuses on the extraction of onshore oil and related liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The company's primary oil and liquids-weighted assets are located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved reserves of... More
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
What does a Drilling Engineer II do?
Drilling Engineer II in Bakersfield, CA
Assists in the inspection of all DD company equipment delivered on the work site.
January 07, 2020
Drilling Engineer II in Denver, CO
Demonstrate ability to achieve high performance goals and meet deadlines in fast paced environment.
March 05, 2020
Drilling Engineer II in Houston, TX
Communicate effectively, both orally in person and using a telephone and in writing (a team player).
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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 II in the United States. The base salary for Drilling Engineer II ranges from $103,681 to $125,966 with the average base salary of $115,592. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $113,728 to $147,082 with the average total cash compensation of $131,289.