How much does a Drilling Engineer III make in Kentucky? The average Drilling Engineer III salary in Kentucky is $132,912 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $116,324 and $145,878. 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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25% $116,324 10% $101,221 90% $157,683 75% $145,878 $132,912 50%(Median)
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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 Aberdeen, KY Avg. Salary $125,991 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adairville, KY Avg. Salary $127,292 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adams, KY Avg. Salary $123,618 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Adolphus, KY Avg. Salary $129,994 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Ages Brookside, KY Avg. Salary $122,403 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Albany, KY Avg. Salary $129,592 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Alexandria, KY Avg. Salary $138,011 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allen, KY Avg. Salary $123,618 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Allensville, KY Avg. Salary $126,306 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Almo, KY Avg. Salary $125,991 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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