Drilling Engineer III Salary in Murrieta, California

How much does a Drilling Engineer III make in Murrieta, CA? The average Drilling Engineer III salary in Murrieta, CA is $151,514 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $132,606 and $166,290. 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. 

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

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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 2019 Salary.com)

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