Drilling Engineer II Salary in Surprise, Arizona

How much does a Drilling Engineer II make in Surprise, AZ? The average Drilling Engineer II salary in Surprise, AZ is $111,093 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $99,647 and $121,065. 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. 

About Surprise, Arizona    Surprise is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. state of Arizona. The population was 30,848 at the 2000 census; however, rapid expansion has booste....More

Surprise, Arizona  area prices were up 2.2% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Surprise, Arizona

Skills Associated with Drilling Engineer II: Cost Estimation, Risk Assessment, Feasibility Study, Well and Drilling Design ...More

Popular jobs: Physical Therapist, Actuary I, Aerospace Engineer I

Salary estimation for Drilling Engineer II at companies like : BONANZA CREEK ENERGY INC, KINDER MORGAN INC, KOSMOS ENERGY LTD

Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

See user submitted job responsibilities for Drilling Engineer II.

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Drilling Engineer II, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
99647
121065
111093

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
109304
141364
126190
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 Surprise, AZ. The base salary for Drilling Engineer II ranges from $99,647 to $121,065 with the average base salary of $111,093. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $109,304 to $141,364 with the average total cash compensation of $126,190.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

99647
121065

 

Step 3 of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Job Openings for Drilling Engineer II in Surprise, AZ
Those that have already made the climb...
Dean Tinsley , Senior Vice President, Operations
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
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%