How much does a Drilling Engineer III make in Colorado? The average Drilling Engineer III salary in Colorado is $140,821 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $123,246 and $154,559. 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 III

Drilling Engineer III 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 III may conduct risk assessment and cost estimation. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Drilling Engineer III is familiar with the standard concepts, practices, and procedures. May lead or direct the work of others. May report to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Drilling Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Jefferson, CO Avg. Salary $142,467 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Agate, CO Avg. Salary $140,299 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Aguilar, CO Avg. Salary $129,578 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Akron, CO Avg. Salary $134,512 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alamosa, CO Avg. Salary $129,578 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allenspark, CO Avg. Salary $144,353 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alma, CO Avg. Salary $142,467 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Almont, CO Avg. Salary $139,169 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Amherst, CO Avg. Salary $131,054 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Anton, CO Avg. Salary $141,429 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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